The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield - - 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sutton Coldfield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 100.00% 100.00% 69.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 25
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £21,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £37,500 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

VB
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

VB Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield