The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 26 6
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch - 3.96% 21.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.06% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
Worcestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 66 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 74.67% 65.35% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 56 62 19
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

The demand trend of job ads across the Redditch region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

VB
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

VB Salary Trend in Redditch

VB
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Redditch region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior SQL Server Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL