Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - +62 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 0.46% - 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Stockport median annual salary £37,500 - £33,000
10th Percentile £36,250 - £27,100
90th Percentile £38,750 - £41,700
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +15.38%

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 268 227 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 61.75% 59.89% 57.01%
Number of salaries quoted 237 214 238
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% -
10th Percentile £28,300 £28,000 £27,275
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,375
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

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 20 November 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 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

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 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB