The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
West Midlands / Dudley
Rank - 12 14
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - 9.43% 9.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 20.83% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
3 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 16.67% 45.28% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 15
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of job ads across the Dudley region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dudley region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) VB6