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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 36 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 19 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.27% 7.84% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.55% 23.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 0
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
199 68 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 44.72% 33.33% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 151 58 35
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 June 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 +2 16 £31,000 +16.98% 1
VB
West Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 18 (81.82%) Unix
3 17 (77.27%) SQL
4 16 (72.73%) ITIL
5 13 (59.09%) Serena
5 13 (59.09%) ITIL V3
6 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
7 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
8 7 (31.82%) Service Management
8 7 (31.82%) Release Management
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
9 6 (27.27%) LAN
9 6 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 4 (18.18%) SLA
10 4 (18.18%) Windows
11 3 (13.64%) VB6
11 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (13.64%) CSS
11 3 (13.64%) MySQL
11 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
11 3 (13.64%) C#
11 3 (13.64%) HTML
11 3 (13.64%) HTML5
11 3 (13.64%) CSS3

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 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Deployment Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Software Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Environment Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Release Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Environment Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) VB Developer
7 1 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) CSS3
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Unix
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) ITIL V3
3 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 7 (31.82%) Release Management
4 7 (31.82%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
3 3 (13.64%) VB6
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 13 (59.09%) Serena
3 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago