The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham 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)
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 3.45% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
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 Oldham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 23 33 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 79.31% 86.84% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 9
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +58.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham 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 Oldham

VB
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for VB in Oldham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Oldham region with a requirement for VB.

1 19 (86.36%) C++
1 19 (86.36%) HTML
1 19 (86.36%) PHP
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
1 19 (86.36%) MySQL
1 19 (86.36%) C
1 19 (86.36%) Visual Studio
1 19 (86.36%) Embedded C
1 19 (86.36%) Validation
1 19 (86.36%) Firmware
1 19 (86.36%) Software Engineering
1 19 (86.36%) Degree
1 19 (86.36%) Feasibility Study
2 15 (68.18%) Electronics
3 14 (63.64%) Linux
3 14 (63.64%) Embedded Linux
3 14 (63.64%) Algorithms
4 10 (45.45%) VB6
5 9 (40.91%) Embedded C++
6 6 (27.27%) C#
7 4 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
10 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
10 1 (4.55%) SMS

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (68.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) C Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
1 19 (86.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Embedded Linux
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Feasibility Study
1 19 (86.36%) Software Engineering
1 19 (86.36%) Validation
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C
1 19 (86.36%) C++
1 19 (86.36%) Embedded C
1 19 (86.36%) PHP
2 10 (45.45%) VB6
3 9 (40.91%) Embedded C++
4 6 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Firmware
Oldham, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago