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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 49 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.07% 2.87% 9.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 4.69% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 23
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,831 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +6.38%
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
230 128 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 70.55% 61.24% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 214 112 124
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 17 (80.95%) Degree
3 15 (71.43%) C#
3 15 (71.43%) HTML
4 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 13 (61.90%) Computer Science
6 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
7 11 (52.38%) VBA
7 11 (52.38%) Windows
8 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
8 10 (47.62%) Retail
9 9 (42.86%) .NET
9 9 (42.86%) Oracle
9 9 (42.86%) Java
9 9 (42.86%) PHP
10 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
10 7 (33.33%) ISEB
10 7 (33.33%) Project Management
10 7 (33.33%) MS Access
10 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
10 7 (33.33%) QA
10 7 (33.33%) QADirector
10 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
10 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
10 7 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (33.33%) TestPartner
10 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing

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 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) MS Access
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) QADirector
1 7 (33.33%) TestPartner
2 3 (14.29%) Moq
2 3 (14.29%) NUnit
2 3 (14.29%) ReSharper
2 3 (14.29%) Selenium
2 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (47.62%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 7 (33.33%) Tester
3 5 (23.81%) Automation Tester
3 5 (23.81%) C++ Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Graduate
3 5 (23.81%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Graduate Oracle Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Graduate SQL Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Developer
3 5 (23.81%) VB Developer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) IT Support
4 4 (19.05%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (19.05%) CGI
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) WCF
6 2 (9.52%) WinForms
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 7 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
1 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
1 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 7 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (33.33%) SDLC
1 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 7 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Escalation Management
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Optimisation
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) C#
3 11 (52.38%) VBA
4 9 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) PHP
5 6 (28.57%) VB6
6 5 (23.81%) C
6 5 (23.81%) C++
6 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
6 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
6 5 (23.81%) VBScript
7 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) ISEB
2 7 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter
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