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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent - - 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
14 50 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 82.35% 69.44% 70.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 49 39
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 6 (60.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (40.00%) VBA
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) VB6
6 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (30.00%) WPF
6 3 (30.00%) WF
6 3 (30.00%) Line 500
6 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
6 3 (30.00%) LINQ
6 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (30.00%) LLBLGen Pro
6 3 (30.00%) CRM
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (30.00%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (30.00%) NetAdvantage
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (30.00%) LLBLGen Pro
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) WinForms
3 3 (30.00%) WPF
3 3 (30.00%) WF
3 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (30.00%) LINQ
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Supplier Management
1 6 (60.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) VBA
3 4 (40.00%) VB6
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Sage
2 3 (30.00%) Infragistics