The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tamworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 23 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 3.77% - 6.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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 Tamworth region.

Programming Languages Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 43.40% 81.82% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 22
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

VB
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

VB Salary Trend in Tamworth

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Spiceworks
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) Windows

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) EDI
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (20.00%) Sage
1 1 (20.00%) Spiceworks