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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 31 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.99% 10.70% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.42% 16.67% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 12
Median salary £26,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median 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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
138 120 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 74.19% 64.17% 67.38%
Number of salaries quoted 125 110 143
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

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

1 26 (81.25%) SQL
2 20 (62.50%) .NET
2 20 (62.50%) Degree
3 19 (59.38%) C#
4 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
5 16 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 15 (46.88%) Oracle
6 15 (46.88%) HTML
6 15 (46.88%) Java
6 15 (46.88%) PHP
7 13 (40.63%) VB6
8 12 (37.50%) VB.NET
9 11 (34.38%) C
9 11 (34.38%) VBScript
9 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
9 11 (34.38%) C++
9 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
10 9 (28.13%) WinForms
11 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (21.88%) Windows
12 7 (21.88%) MVC
13 6 (18.75%) Finance
14 5 (15.63%) VBA
15 4 (12.50%) MS Office
15 4 (12.50%) OO
15 4 (12.50%) Web Services
15 4 (12.50%) CGI
15 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
15 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
15 4 (12.50%) Project Management

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 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.13%) MS Access
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Moq
2 3 (9.38%) NUnit
2 3 (9.38%) ReSharper
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) QADirector
3 1 (3.13%) TestPartner
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Graduate
3 10 (31.25%) C++ Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Graduate Oracle Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Graduate SQL Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Developer
3 10 (31.25%) VB Developer
4 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Junior
6 4 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Lead Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) .NET
2 15 (46.88%) HTML
3 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
4 9 (28.13%) WinForms
5 4 (12.50%) CGI
5 4 (12.50%) RESTful
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (9.38%) CSS
6 3 (9.38%) jQuery
6 3 (9.38%) REST
6 3 (9.38%) WCF
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) MVC
2 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.50%) Change Control
2 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Escalation Management
2 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 4 (12.50%) OO
2 4 (12.50%) Project Management
2 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Optimisation
2 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (9.38%) SOA
4 2 (6.25%) Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.13%) SDLC
5 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) C#
3 15 (46.88%) Java
3 15 (46.88%) PHP
4 13 (40.63%) VB6
5 12 (37.50%) VB.NET
6 11 (34.38%) C
6 11 (34.38%) C++
6 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
6 11 (34.38%) VBScript
7 5 (15.63%) VBA
8 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
9 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
9 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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