The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 0.38% - 9.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% - 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 16
Median salary £37,500 - £37,500
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 Stockport with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 177 71 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 66.79% 50.35% 57.53%
Number of salaries quoted 157 59 102
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

VB
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for VB in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 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 Stockport region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VB6
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) API Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft