The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax - - 10.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 23
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 41 53 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 34.45% 46.09% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 73 102 169
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +23.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £29,775 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Halifax

VB
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for VB in Halifax