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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 139 114 91
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -23
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 21 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% 1.05% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 2.44% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 38
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £33,150 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £37,750 £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
905 861 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.01% 43.11% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 732 779 746
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) VB.NET
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) Law
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Advertising
6 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) VBA
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) OO
7 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
7 2 (18.18%) ProC
7 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) JSON
7 2 (18.18%) Mathematics

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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) OLAP
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) ProC
3 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 4 (36.36%) Law
2 3 (27.27%) Advertising
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) VB Developer
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) LINQ
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Data Entry
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) RAD
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) VB.NET
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) VBA
5 2 (18.18%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
6 1 (9.09%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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