The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 9 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 18.52% 1.79% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.64% 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £44,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 72.22% 50.00% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 26
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £29,900 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

VB
Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

VB Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) XML
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) VBA
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (46.67%) VB6
5 6 (40.00%) Data Management
5 6 (40.00%) Infragistics
5 6 (40.00%) NetAdvantage
5 6 (40.00%) Workflow
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) WinForms
5 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) Statistics
5 6 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (40.00%) WPF
5 6 (40.00%) WF
5 6 (40.00%) Line 500
5 6 (40.00%) Silverlight
5 6 (40.00%) LINQ
5 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (40.00%) SAS
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (40.00%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (40.00%) NetAdvantage
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 6 (40.00%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 6 (40.00%) MI Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) WinForms
3 6 (40.00%) WPF
3 6 (40.00%) WF
3 6 (40.00%) Silverlight
3 6 (40.00%) LINQ
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) JSP
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) JSF
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Statistics
1 6 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) CRM
1 6 (40.00%) Workflow
1 6 (40.00%) Data Management
1 6 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
3 7 (46.67%) VBA
3 7 (46.67%) VB6
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) Java
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Sage
2 6 (40.00%) Infragistics
2 6 (40.00%) Business Objects