The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 31 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 6.90% 0.39% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 0.62% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
105 162 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 51.72% 63.04% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 98 122 155
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,200 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

VB
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Stockport region.

VB Salary Trend in Stockport

VB
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Stockport

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 12 (85.71%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) XML
3 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
5 9 (64.29%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (64.29%) SQL
5 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
5 9 (64.29%) IIS
5 9 (64.29%) COM
5 9 (64.29%) Classic ASP
5 9 (64.29%) Ajax
5 9 (64.29%) jQuery
5 9 (64.29%) LINQ
5 9 (64.29%) Android
5 9 (64.29%) Mobile App
6 6 (42.86%) MS Office
6 6 (42.86%) Web Development
7 5 (35.71%) Java
7 5 (35.71%) ERP
7 5 (35.71%) CRM
7 5 (35.71%) Intranet
7 5 (35.71%) Process Management
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) Back Office
8 3 (21.43%) XHTML
8 3 (21.43%) VB.NET

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 2 (14.29%) Drupal
2 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support
3 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Desktop Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) C# Web Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Junior
5 2 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 12 (85.71%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) XML
4 9 (64.29%) Ajax
4 9 (64.29%) COM
4 9 (64.29%) Classic ASP
4 9 (64.29%) LINQ
4 9 (64.29%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (21.43%) XHTML
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) ERP
2 5 (35.71%) Process Management
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) SEO
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 3 (21.43%) Ruby
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (14.29%) Facebook
3 2 (14.29%) Twitter
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