The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 58 43
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne - 1.97% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.50% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 20
Median salary - £40,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.51%  
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 153 286 274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 54.26% 56.41% 64.62%
Number of salaries quoted 138 252 237
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

VB
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for VB in Newcastle upon Tyne