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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 31 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.98% 7.65% 11.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.93% 10.79% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 19
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
118 139 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 67.05% 70.92% 58.72%
Number of salaries quoted 94 127 96
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) WinForms
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) WPF
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) OOP
4 6 (60.00%) XHTML
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) SOAP
4 6 (60.00%) SOA
4 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Web Development
4 6 (60.00%) Ajax
4 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
4 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (60.00%) TypeScript
4 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (60.00%) 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) Neo4j
3 4 (40.00%) Riak
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Software Architect
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Architect
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Architect
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (90.00%) WinForms
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) WPF
4 6 (60.00%) Ajax
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) SOAP
4 6 (60.00%) XHTML
5 5 (50.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) .NET Core
6 4 (40.00%) Kafka
6 4 (40.00%) Velocity
7 2 (20.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (30.00%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) OOP
2 6 (60.00%) Service Design
2 6 (60.00%) SOA
2 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 5 (50.00%) High Availability
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Functional Programming
4 4 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) UML
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) TypeScript
4 4 (40.00%) Erlang
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (40.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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