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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 23 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 4.10% - 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.52% - 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £26,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
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 27 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 22.13% 31.40% 50.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 23
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) VB6
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (66.67%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (33.33%) Document Management
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (33.33%) SaaS
6 4 (33.33%) HTML5
6 4 (33.33%) CSS3
6 4 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (33.33%) VBScript
6 4 (33.33%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) Ruby
7 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (16.67%) Retail

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Services Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (16.67%) Classic ASP
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Document Management
1 4 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
1 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) VB6
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) VBScript
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft