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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 33 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.56% 1.99% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.02% 8.62% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Median salary £35,500 £26,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.96% -
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
114 58 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 36.42% 23.11% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 96 47 25
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) SQL
3 18 (64.29%) Oracle
3 18 (64.29%) Unix
4 16 (57.14%) ITIL
5 13 (46.43%) Serena
5 13 (46.43%) ITIL V3
6 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
7 9 (32.14%) CSS
7 9 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (32.14%) MySQL
7 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
7 9 (32.14%) HTML
7 9 (32.14%) Degree
7 9 (32.14%) VB6
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (32.14%) CSS3
7 9 (32.14%) HTML5
8 8 (28.57%) Ruby
8 8 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
8 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 7 (25.00%) Service Management
9 7 (25.00%) Release Management
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
10 6 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server

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 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (32.14%) MySQL
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Deployment Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Software Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Environment Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Administrator
7 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Release Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Test Environment Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Unix Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 9 (32.14%) CSS
3 9 (32.14%) CSS3
3 9 (32.14%) HTML
3 9 (32.14%) HTML5
4 8 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) ITIL
2 13 (46.43%) ITIL V3
3 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 7 (25.00%) Release Management
5 7 (25.00%) Service Management
6 3 (10.71%) Software Deployment
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
2 9 (32.14%) VB6
3 8 (28.57%) Ruby
4 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Oracle
2 13 (46.43%) Serena
3 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
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