The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stafford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 4.08% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £21,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 67.35% 54.76% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 32
Average salary £35,000 £16,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.75% -57.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £16,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £34,050
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
Staffordshire

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 16 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Reporting Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Report Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WinForms
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft