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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 142 113 83
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -30
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 1.17% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 2.73% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 37
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
801 879 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.47% 42.88% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 658 779 665
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,758 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Advertising
6 3 (27.27%) Law
7 2 (18.18%) Legal
7 2 (18.18%) Information Security
7 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
7 2 (18.18%) JSON
7 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
7 2 (18.18%) Nessus
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (18.18%) Snort
7 2 (18.18%) OO

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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Advertising
1 3 (27.27%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
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%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
3 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Analytics
1 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (18.18%) Information Security
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
1 2 (18.18%) Malware Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
1 2 (18.18%) MVC
1 2 (18.18%) OO
1 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
1 2 (18.18%) SIEM
1 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (18.18%) Web Filtering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Data Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (9.09%) RAD
2 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) VB6
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nessus
1 2 (18.18%) Nexpose
1 2 (18.18%) Proventia
1 2 (18.18%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) F5
2 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
2 2 (18.18%) ScanSafe
3 1 (9.09%) DevExpress
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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