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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 47 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB 24 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.41% 1.92% 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.11% 3.53% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £22,400 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,950 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
393 312 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 55.82% 54.45% 54.93%
Number of salaries quoted 371 289 427
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
Warwick - 13 £35,000 -
Leamington Spa +7 4 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Nuneaton - 3 £17,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon -7 1 £41,500 +18.57%
VB
West Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 36 (94.74%) C#
1 36 (94.74%) .NET
2 26 (68.42%) VB.NET
3 24 (63.16%) SQL
4 16 (42.11%) MS Excel
5 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
5 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
6 14 (36.84%) HTML
7 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
8 12 (31.58%) Windows
8 12 (31.58%) jQuery
9 11 (28.95%) JSON
9 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
9 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (28.95%) Ajax
9 11 (28.95%) MS Office
9 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
10 10 (26.32%) VBA
10 10 (26.32%) MS Access
10 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
10 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
11 9 (23.68%) Scrum
11 9 (23.68%) CSS
12 8 (21.05%) Degree
12 8 (21.05%) Subversion
13 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
13 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
13 7 (18.42%) MySQL
13 7 (18.42%) Middleware
14 6 (15.79%) MVC

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (13.16%) Node.js
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (28.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Intranet
2 4 (10.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) MS Access
3 7 (18.42%) MySQL
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.05%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (5.26%) NUnit
3 2 (5.26%) MSTest
3 2 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (5.26%) Moq
General
1 6 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Graduate
2 7 (18.42%) Graduate Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Web Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Developer
4 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Junior
5 3 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (94.74%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
3 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
4 12 (31.58%) jQuery
5 11 (28.95%) JSON
5 11 (28.95%) Ajax
6 9 (23.68%) CSS
7 7 (18.42%) Middleware
8 6 (15.79%) Web Services
8 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.79%) HTML5
8 6 (15.79%) CSS3
9 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (7.89%) COM
11 2 (5.26%) J2EE
11 2 (5.26%) WinForms
11 2 (5.26%) WPF
11 2 (5.26%) Spring.NET
11 2 (5.26%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.79%) N-Tier
3 5 (13.16%) New Media
4 4 (10.53%) E-Learning
4 4 (10.53%) SCORM
4 4 (10.53%) Learning Management System
5 2 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (5.26%) Tandem
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 6 (15.79%) Android
4 4 (10.53%) UNIX
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Scrum
3 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
4 6 (15.79%) MVC
4 6 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (15.79%) Android Development
4 6 (15.79%) iOS Development
4 6 (15.79%) Software Architecture
5 5 (13.16%) Coaching
5 5 (13.16%) Web Development
5 5 (13.16%) 3D Modelling
5 5 (13.16%) CAD
6 4 (10.53%) TDD
6 4 (10.53%) Database Theory
7 2 (5.26%) MVVM
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) C#
2 26 (68.42%) VB.NET
3 24 (63.16%) SQL
4 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
5 10 (26.32%) VBA
6 5 (13.16%) Ruby
6 5 (13.16%) PHP
7 4 (10.53%) Java
8 3 (7.89%) C++
8 3 (7.89%) Python
9 2 (5.26%) VB6
9 2 (5.26%) C
10 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) VCP4
3 1 (2.63%) MCSD
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Telerik
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Lotus
Leamington Spa
Jumar Solutions
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