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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 9 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 7.14% - 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
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
6 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 21.43% 17.78% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 28 April 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
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Sun
2 8 (88.89%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (88.89%) Classic ASP
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 8 (88.89%) VB.NET
2 8 (88.89%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Case Management
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Legal

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Applications Developer
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Applications Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Applications Support
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Systems Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) Classic ASP
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Requirements Analysis
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Case Management
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 8 (88.89%) VB.NET
2 8 (88.89%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Sun