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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 85 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.77% 2.51% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 4.52% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 10
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £25,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £35,000 £37,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
391 376 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 50.26% 55.62% 56.27%
Number of salaries quoted 271 354 311
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram 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 13 February 2016. 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 +4 3 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Nuneaton +5 1 £26,000 +48.57%
Warwick -42 1 £43,500 +24.28%
VB
West Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) SCOM
2 4 (30.77%) Trend Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) HPUX
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) People Management
3 3 (23.08%) B2B
3 3 (23.08%) B2C
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Customer Segmentation
3 3 (23.08%) Sass
3 3 (23.08%) LESS
3 3 (23.08%) ITSM
3 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
3 3 (23.08%) Marketing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) LESS
3 3 (23.08%) Sass
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) HPUX
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) B2B
2 3 (23.08%) B2C
2 3 (23.08%) Customer Segmentation
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) ITSM
2 3 (23.08%) People Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Android Development
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
2 3 (23.08%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) HP
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) EPiServer