The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 12 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 9.68% 13.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 23.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 41.94% 56.67% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 5
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +19.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

VB
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

VB Salary Trend in Dudley

VB
Salary Histogram in Dudley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Dudley region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Dudley

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dudley 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%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (66.67%) Sun
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 6 (66.67%) VBA
3 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 6 (66.67%) Classic ASP
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Case Management
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) Law

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Applications Support
2 7 (77.78%) Developer
3 6 (66.67%) .NET Applications Developer
3 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Applications Developer
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Systems Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Systems Support
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Support Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) Classic ASP
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Case Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 6 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 6 (66.67%) VBA
3 3 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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