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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 38 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.48% 9.62% 8.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 14.49% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 16
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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
147 138 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 73.13% 66.35% 59.28%
Number of salaries quoted 121 124 107
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 18 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) WinForms
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) jQuery
5 5 (55.56%) WPF
5 5 (55.56%) Ajax
5 5 (55.56%) Web Development
5 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
5 5 (55.56%) HTML5
5 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
5 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (55.56%) TypeScript
5 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 5 (55.56%) OOP
5 5 (55.56%) XHTML
5 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) SOAP
5 5 (55.56%) SOA
5 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) Service Design

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 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
2 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) Neo4j
3 3 (33.33%) Riak
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Software Architect
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Architect
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Architect
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) WinForms
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (66.67%) jQuery
5 5 (55.56%) Ajax
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 5 (55.56%) HTML5
5 5 (55.56%) SOAP
5 5 (55.56%) WPF
5 5 (55.56%) XHTML
6 4 (44.44%) XML
7 3 (33.33%) Kafka
7 3 (33.33%) Velocity
8 2 (22.22%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) N-Tier
3 3 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (22.22%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) OOP
2 5 (55.56%) Service Design
2 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) High Availability
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Programming
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) UML
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) TypeScript
4 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) VB6
5 3 (33.33%) Erlang
5 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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