The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Manchester > Salford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 19
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.32% - 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% - 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Salford median annual salary £18,500 - £47,500
10th Percentile £16,750 - £43,750
90th Percentile £20,250 - £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £36,450
% change year-on-year +3.57% -3.97%  

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 Salford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 41 24 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 53.95% 75.00% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 61 41 72
Salford median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
10th Percentile £24,750 £32,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £45,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Salford

VB
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for VB in Salford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Salford region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax