The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 26 16
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford - 1.30% 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.61% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £29,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +34.88%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
28 62 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 70.00% 80.52% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 37
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

The demand trend of job ads across the Stafford region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stafford region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Development Team Leader
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google