The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 20
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - - 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 22.73% 39.47% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 34
Average salary £36,000 £40,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.65% +45.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

VB
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

VB Salary Trend in Walsall
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago