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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 140 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 43 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 2.13% 2.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 5.01% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 40 41
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
751 859 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.55% 42.55% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 623 762 657
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (68.42%) C#
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (47.37%) XML
5 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (36.84%) Web Services
6 7 (36.84%) .NET
6 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
6 7 (36.84%) OLAP
6 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
7 6 (31.58%) Snowflake Schema
7 6 (31.58%) Star Schema
7 6 (31.58%) OpenView
7 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (31.58%) SOAP
7 6 (31.58%) ETL
7 6 (31.58%) XSL
7 6 (31.58%) Data Mart
7 6 (31.58%) MDX
7 6 (31.58%) Refactoring
7 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 6 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Extranet
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (36.84%) OLAP
5 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (31.58%) Data Mart
5 6 (31.58%) Power BI
5 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
5 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
5 6 (31.58%) Snowflake Schema
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (31.58%) Star Schema
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Developer Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Report Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Report Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
6 2 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) XML
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) MDX
3 6 (31.58%) SOAP
3 6 (31.58%) XSL
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
5 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) JSON
7 1 (5.26%) LINQ
7 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.26%) WCF
7 1 (5.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Structures
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) ETL
3 6 (31.58%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (31.58%) Refactoring
3 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) SIEM
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (10.53%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) VB6
4 2 (10.53%) VBA
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CFA
2 1 (5.26%) MCSD
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) OpenView
2 2 (10.53%) Nessus
2 2 (10.53%) Nexpose
2 2 (10.53%) Proventia
2 2 (10.53%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) DevExpress
2 2 (10.53%) F5
2 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
2 2 (10.53%) ScanSafe
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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