The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 138 107 100
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.48% 0.96% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 2.18% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 34
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £26,500 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1007 827 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.41% 43.97% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 828 747 821
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VB
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

VB Salary Trend in Birmingham

VB
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for VB.

1 13 (86.67%) C#
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 9 (60.00%) Law
5 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
5 8 (53.33%) XML
5 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (46.67%) Legal
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) SDLC
8 5 (33.33%) CSS
9 4 (26.67%) jQuery
10 3 (20.00%) VBA
10 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (20.00%) Advertising
10 3 (20.00%) MVC
11 2 (13.33%) Migration
11 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
11 2 (13.33%) JSON
11 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
11 2 (13.33%) Windows

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) OLAP
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) ProC
3 1 (6.67%) Xcode
General
1 9 (60.00%) Law
2 7 (46.67%) Legal
3 3 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (53.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
4 7 (46.67%) Lead .NET Developer
4 7 (46.67%) Lead Developer
4 7 (46.67%) VB Developer
4 7 (46.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 6 (40.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 6 (40.00%) Lead C# Developer
5 6 (40.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 6 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (40.00%) Senior VB Developer
5 6 (40.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 6 (40.00%) SSIS Developer
5 6 (40.00%) SSRS Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) WCF
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) WPF
7 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
7 1 (6.67%) Ajax
7 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) LINQ
7 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) SDLC
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Data Entry
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) RAD
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) System Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (20.00%) VBA
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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