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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 2 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 40.00% 7.69% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 8.33% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £22,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.11% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
4 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 40.00% 92.31% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 9
Average salary £47,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Cannock

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Marketing
1 9 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 9 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) RESTful
1 9 (100.00%) Change Control
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cannock by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Lead C# Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) RESTful
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Change Control
1 9 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL