The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
West Yorkshire / Huddersfield
Rank - 19 28
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield - 3.17% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.06% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 Huddersfield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Huddersfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 40 33 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 53.33% 52.38% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 59
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Huddersfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Huddersfield citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Huddersfield

VB
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Salary trend for VB in Huddersfield

VB
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Huddersfield region with a requirement for VB.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Case Management
2 2 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Legal Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft