The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 32 41
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 6.08% 2.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 13.33% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 4
Median salary - £32,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.25%
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 Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
68 120 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 31.92% 45.63% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 60 110 95
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

VB
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

VB Salary Trend in Solihull

VB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 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 Solihull region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Perfmon

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Silverlight Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior WPF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Perfmon
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago