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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 34 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.46% 6.70% 8.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 11.01% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 24
Median salary £26,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
169 109 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 71.01% 60.89% 65.57%
Number of salaries quoted 152 95 157
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 25 May 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 19 (70.37%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) .NET
4 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
4 17 (62.96%) Degree
5 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
6 12 (44.44%) VB.NET
6 12 (44.44%) HTML
7 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
7 10 (37.04%) Java
7 10 (37.04%) PHP
7 10 (37.04%) Oracle
8 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 9 (33.33%) Windows
8 9 (33.33%) WinForms
9 8 (29.63%) VB6
10 7 (25.93%) VBA
11 6 (22.22%) C
11 6 (22.22%) VBScript
11 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
11 6 (22.22%) C++
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (22.22%) Project Management
11 6 (22.22%) Retail
11 6 (22.22%) Finance
12 5 (18.52%) MVC
13 4 (14.81%) Escalation Management
13 4 (14.81%) SQL Optimisation
13 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
13 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering

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 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (11.11%) MS Access
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Moq
1 3 (11.11%) NUnit
1 3 (11.11%) QADirector
1 3 (11.11%) ReSharper
1 3 (11.11%) Selenium
1 3 (11.11%) TestPartner
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Graduate
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C++ Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate Oracle Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate SQL Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
3 5 (18.52%) VB Developer
4 4 (14.81%) IT Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) IT Support
4 4 (14.81%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Junior
4 4 (14.81%) Junior Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (33.33%) WinForms
4 4 (14.81%) CGI
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 3 (11.11%) jQuery
5 3 (11.11%) REST
5 3 (11.11%) WCF
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.41%) RESTful
6 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) MVC
3 4 (14.81%) Escalation Management
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Optimisation
4 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (11.11%) SDLC
4 3 (11.11%) SOA
4 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.41%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 19 (70.37%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 10 (37.04%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) PHP
5 8 (29.63%) VB6
6 7 (25.93%) VBA
7 6 (22.22%) C
7 6 (22.22%) C++
7 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
7 6 (22.22%) VBScript
8 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
9 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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