The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 66 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.60% 2.60% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.79% 4.34% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 9
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,580 £24,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Warwickshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
430 415 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 57.26% 60.06% 61.09%
Number of salaries quoted 393 383 407
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,580 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

VB
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Warwickshire

VB
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 5 £25,580 -
Warwick - 4 £35,000 - 2
Stratford-upon-Avon 0 3 £32,500 +8.33%
VB
West Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) C#
3 18 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 7 (29.17%) Windows
8 7 (29.17%) Scrum
8 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (25.00%) PHP
9 6 (25.00%) MS Office
9 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
9 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (25.00%) Degree
10 5 (20.83%) Intranet
10 5 (20.83%) Middleware
10 5 (20.83%) CAD
10 5 (20.83%) MVC
10 5 (20.83%) Ruby
10 5 (20.83%) Ajax
10 5 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (20.83%) Web Development
10 5 (20.83%) JSON
10 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
10 5 (20.83%) jQuery
10 5 (20.83%) Git (software)

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 5 (20.83%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) FTP
2 1 (4.17%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) MSTest
2 3 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (12.50%) Moq
2 3 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Graduate
3 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (20.83%) JSON
5 5 (20.83%) jQuery
5 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (20.83%) Middleware
5 5 (20.83%) Ajax
5 5 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (12.50%) WinForms
7 3 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (12.50%) Ninject
7 3 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
7 3 (12.50%) Spring.NET
7 3 (12.50%) WPF
8 1 (4.17%) XML
8 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
1 5 (20.83%) New Media
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (12.50%) Tandem
4 1 (4.17%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Scrum
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) CAD
2 5 (20.83%) MVC
2 5 (20.83%) Web Development
2 5 (20.83%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (20.83%) Coaching
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) Kanban
4 3 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (12.50%) MVVM
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Telemarketing
5 1 (4.17%) Validation
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 18 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) PHP
6 5 (20.83%) Ruby
7 4 (16.67%) VB6
7 4 (16.67%) VBA
8 1 (4.17%) Pascal
8 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.17%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Avaya
2 1 (4.17%) Genesys
2 1 (4.17%) Lotus
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
Warwick, Warwickshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonuses
Posted: 10 days ago