The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bromsgrove region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 7 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromsgrove 40.63% 37.14% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.09% 48.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bromsgrove region.

Programming Languages Category
Bromsgrove
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromsgrove 68.75% 77.14% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 40
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromsgrove

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Bromsgrove region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bromsgrove

VB
Salary Trend in Bromsgrove

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

VB Salary Trend in Bromsgrove

VB
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bromsgrove

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bromsgrove region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) VB.NET
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
4 13 (81.25%) C#
5 12 (75.00%) HTML
5 12 (75.00%) CSS
5 12 (75.00%) Degree
5 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
7 2 (12.50%) MS Office
7 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) Ajax

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bromsgrove by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bromsgrove region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) VB Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) VB.NET
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree