The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 32 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.91% 3.39% 3.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 13.33% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Median salary £35,500 £26,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.96% -10.92%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Shropshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
108 60 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.27% 25.42% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 89 49 24
Median salary £35,500 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.89% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

VB
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Shropshire

VB
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -10 1 £26,500 - 1
VB
West Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 25 (92.59%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) Unix
3 16 (59.26%) Oracle
4 14 (51.85%) ITIL
5 13 (48.15%) Serena
6 11 (40.74%) ITIL V3
7 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (37.04%) VB6
7 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
7 10 (37.04%) Degree
8 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (33.33%) CSS
8 9 (33.33%) HTML
8 9 (33.33%) MySQL
8 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (33.33%) CSS3
8 9 (33.33%) HTML5
9 8 (29.63%) Ruby
9 8 (29.63%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
11 6 (22.22%) LAN
11 6 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
11 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
12 5 (18.52%) Release Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Deployment Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Environment Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Software Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Test Environment Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Deployment Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) IT Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
3 9 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (33.33%) CSS3
3 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) HTML5
4 8 (29.63%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) ITIL V3
3 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 5 (18.52%) Release Management
5 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) B2B
7 1 (3.70%) Content Management
7 1 (3.70%) Document Management
7 1 (3.70%) E-Procurement
7 1 (3.70%) ERP
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) VB6
3 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 8 (29.63%) Ruby
5 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
6 3 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 13 (48.15%) Serena
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
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