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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 13 11
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock - 12.90% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 23.53% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
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 Cannock region.

Programming Languages Category
Cannock
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 86.36% 54.84% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 12
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,670 £42,500 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 11 Related IT Skills in Cannock

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cannock by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle