The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 47 16 32
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +16
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.29% 10.89% 3.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 15.28% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 10
Median salary - £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 144 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 78.54% 71.29% 64.17%
Number of salaries quoted 160 128 140
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

VB
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

VB Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) WinForms
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 4 (57.14%) QA
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (42.86%) VB6
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) MS Access
6 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
6 2 (28.57%) SOA
6 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) VBA
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) OOP
6 2 (28.57%) ISEB

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Access
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
3 1 (14.29%) Riak
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) QADirector
1 2 (28.57%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Architect
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Software Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Architect
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) WinForms
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Kafka
5 1 (14.29%) Velocity
5 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (14.29%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Service Design
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) VB6
4 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 2 (28.57%) VBA
5 1 (14.29%) Erlang
5 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
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