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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 16 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 12.20% - 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.71% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £38,000 - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
34 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 82.93% 28.57% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 8
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Tamworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Tamworth region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Tamworth

VB
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP