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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 52 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 24 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.27% 2.30% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.52% 4.14% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 31
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +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
435 362 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 59.18% 55.61% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 419 325 434
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,400 £27,500
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 March 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 March 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 - 9 £35,000 - 2
Leamington Spa +3 6 £33,750 -10.00%
Nuneaton - 4 £19,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon -13 2 £37,000 +5.71%
VB
West Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (94.59%) .NET
3 27 (72.97%) SQL
4 24 (64.86%) VB.NET
5 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
6 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
7 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET
7 14 (37.84%) HTML
8 13 (35.14%) jQuery
9 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
10 11 (29.73%) CSS
10 11 (29.73%) JSON
10 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
10 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (29.73%) Ajax
11 10 (27.03%) Subversion
11 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
11 10 (27.03%) MS Office
11 10 (27.03%) MS Access
11 10 (27.03%) Windows
11 10 (27.03%) VBA
11 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
12 9 (24.32%) MySQL
13 8 (21.62%) N-Tier
13 8 (21.62%) Web Services
13 8 (21.62%) Middleware
13 8 (21.62%) Scrum
13 8 (21.62%) Android
13 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
13 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (8.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (27.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) FTP
2 3 (8.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) MS Access
2 9 (24.32%) MySQL
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.03%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Graduate
2 7 (18.92%) Graduate Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Applications Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Junior
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C++ Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) .NET
2 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET
2 14 (37.84%) HTML
3 13 (35.14%) jQuery
4 11 (29.73%) JSON
4 11 (29.73%) CSS
4 11 (29.73%) Ajax
5 8 (21.62%) Web Services
5 8 (21.62%) Middleware
5 8 (21.62%) HTML5
5 8 (21.62%) CSS3
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.11%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.11%) COM
7 2 (5.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) N-Tier
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.81%) Learning Management System
3 4 (10.81%) E-Learning
3 4 (10.81%) SCORM
4 3 (8.11%) New Media
5 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
1 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
2 8 (21.62%) Apple iOS
2 8 (21.62%) Android
3 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) Scrum
2 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
2 8 (21.62%) Android Development
2 8 (21.62%) iOS Development
2 8 (21.62%) Software Architecture
3 7 (18.92%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (13.51%) Coaching
4 5 (13.51%) 3D Modelling
4 5 (13.51%) CAD
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 4 (10.81%) Database Theory
6 3 (8.11%) Web Development
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.41%) OO
7 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) SQL
3 24 (64.86%) VB.NET
4 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
5 10 (27.03%) VBA
6 4 (10.81%) Python
6 4 (10.81%) PHP
6 4 (10.81%) C++
6 4 (10.81%) Java
7 3 (8.11%) Ruby
8 2 (5.41%) C
8 2 (5.41%) VBScript
8 2 (5.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) MCSD
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Telerik
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 58,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago