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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 19 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 4.17% 6.03% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 18.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
35 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 29.17% 31.90% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 18
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,000 £21,528
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £42,887 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
3 13 (81.25%) Web Services
4 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
5 9 (56.25%) OO
5 9 (56.25%) MVC
5 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (56.25%) Marketing
5 9 (56.25%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
5 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
5 9 (56.25%) RESTful
5 9 (56.25%) Change Control
5 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
6 7 (43.75%) VB6
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (25.00%) Document Management
9 4 (25.00%) SaaS
9 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (25.00%) OCR
9 4 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
9 4 (25.00%) Finance
9 4 (25.00%) ERP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (56.25%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Lead C# Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Lead Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Team Leader
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Implementation Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VB Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) Web Services
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) RESTful
5 4 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) Change Control
1 9 (56.25%) Digital Marketing
1 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
1 9 (56.25%) OO
1 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
1 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Document Management
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) OCR
2 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 4 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) VB6
4 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (25.00%) VBScript
5 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft