The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 22 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 6.42% - 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.93% - 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £37,250 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
VB
Shropshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 24.77% 28.41% 57.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 17
Average salary £38,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £20,186 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £35,750 £42,887
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

VB
Salary Trend in Telford

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

VB Salary Trend in Telford

VB
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Telford region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Telford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (60.00%) VB6
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) CSS3
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) SaaS
6 3 (30.00%) VBScript
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (10.00%) Middleware
7 1 (10.00%) SAP
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (60.00%) VB6
4 4 (40.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP