The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 18 11 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 1.75% 14.29% 3.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 24.00% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
VB
Warwickshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stratford-upon-Avon region.

Programming Languages Category
Stratford-upon-Avon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 25 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 63.16% 59.52% 61.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 49
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Stratford-upon-Avon

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Intranet
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 5 (83.33%) New Media
2 5 (83.33%) GitHub
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (83.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft