The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Wales / North Wales
Rank 12 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 7.89% - 12.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.71% - 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Median salary £28,500 - £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  

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 North Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 28 27 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales 73.68% 72.97% 73.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 45
Median salary £28,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.30% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Wales 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 North Wales

VB
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for VB in North Wales

VB
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Denbighshire - 3 £28,500 -
VB
Wales

VB
Top 6 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 North Wales region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) VBA
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MS Access
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App

VB
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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 5 (100.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Access Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Access VBA Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Excel Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Excel VBA Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 5 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 5 (100.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) VBA