The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 29 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 0.71% 5.17% 6.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 15.00% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Median salary £26,500 £47,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.21% +27.51%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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
56 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 40.00% 34.48% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 8
Median salary £42,500 £40,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

The demand trend of job ads across the Telford region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Telford region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) E-Procurement
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) OCR

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) E-Procurement
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) OCR
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft