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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 33 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 20 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.17% 12.38% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.95% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 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
201 75 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 51.94% 37.13% 45.30%
Number of salaries quoted 160 59 43
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

VB Salary Histogram 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 May 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 -1 18 £31,000 +16.98% 2
VB
West Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

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

1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 19 (76.00%) SQL
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle
3 18 (72.00%) Unix
4 16 (64.00%) ITIL
5 13 (52.00%) Serena
5 13 (52.00%) ITIL V3
6 11 (44.00%) .NET Framework
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (28.00%) Release Management
9 7 (28.00%) Service Management
10 6 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (24.00%) LAN
10 6 (24.00%) C#
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
11 5 (20.00%) Windows
12 4 (16.00%) VB6
12 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
12 4 (16.00%) SLA
12 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
13 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (12.00%) Software Deployment
13 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
13 3 (12.00%) CSS
13 3 (12.00%) HTML
13 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (12.00%) Change Management
13 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) AccuRev
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Deployment Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Software Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Environment Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Release Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Test Environment Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) CSS3
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) RESTful
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) ITIL
2 13 (52.00%) ITIL V3
3 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (28.00%) Release Management
4 7 (28.00%) Service Management
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Software Deployment
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (16.00%) VB6
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 13 (52.00%) Serena
3 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
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