The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 10.00% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stafford region.

Programming Languages Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 52 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 78.00% 67.53% 76.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34 45 41
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Stafford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

VB
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

VB Salary Trend in Stafford

VB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stafford region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
1 14 (100.00%) RESTful
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) OO
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) Mentoring
3 11 (78.57%) Change Control
3 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
3 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
4 9 (64.29%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (64.29%) Marketing
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) SEO
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 4 (28.57%) Web Development
6 4 (28.57%) Google Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Google
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) SaaS
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stafford region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (64.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Team Leader
2 10 (71.43%) Developer
3 9 (64.29%) C# Developer
3 9 (64.29%) Lead C# Developer
3 9 (64.29%) Lead Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Development Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) RESTful
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Mentoring
2 13 (92.86%) OO
3 11 (78.57%) Change Control
3 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
3 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (35.71%) SEO
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Google