The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stratford-upon-Avon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stratford-upon-Avon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 9 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 2.63% 8.96% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £21,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Stratford-upon-Avon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 42 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 34.21% 62.69% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 41 19
Average salary £22,500 £38,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.78% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
Warwickshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Stratford-upon-Avon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

VB
Salary Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Stratford-upon-Avon region.

VB Salary Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stratford-upon-Avon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stratford-upon-Avon region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) VB.NET
3 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) jQuery
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (58.33%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) PHP
6 5 (41.67%) MVC
6 5 (41.67%) Intranet
6 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 5 (41.67%) JSON
6 5 (41.67%) Ruby
6 5 (41.67%) Ajax
6 5 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (41.67%) Node.js
6 5 (41.67%) New Media
6 5 (41.67%) GitHub
7 4 (33.33%) HTML5
7 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (33.33%) OO
7 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (33.33%) SharePoint

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Stratford-upon-Avon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stratford-upon-Avon region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Node.js
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (75.00%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (41.67%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) Ajax
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) VB.NET
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) PHP
5 5 (41.67%) Ruby
6 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Genesys