The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cannock region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 8 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 7.69% 4.17% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 7.69% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £22,500 £31,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +6.77%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
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 Cannock region.

Programming Languages Category
Cannock
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 84.62% 54.17% 67.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 35
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cannock

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Cannock

VB
Salary Trend in Cannock

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

VB Salary Trend in Cannock

VB
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cannock

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cannock 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cannock by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cannock 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft