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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 60 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.46% 1.96% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 3.89% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 7
Average salary £37,500 £28,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -23.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
330 463 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 48.32% 50.38% 58.38%
Number of salaries quoted 300 420 368
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 September 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 +11 6 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Warwick - 2 £32,500 - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £35,000 -
VB
West Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
3 18 (81.82%) C#
4 17 (77.27%) VB.NET
5 16 (72.73%) HTML
6 15 (68.18%) Scrum
7 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
7 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
7 14 (63.64%) Middleware
8 13 (59.09%) CSS
8 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (59.09%) VB6
8 13 (59.09%) Unit Testing
8 13 (59.09%) Mobile App
8 13 (59.09%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (13.64%) XML
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 3 (13.64%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.09%) Oracle
10 2 (9.09%) Finance
10 2 (9.09%) WinForms
10 2 (9.09%) Validation
10 2 (9.09%) SAP
10 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (9.09%) Web Development
10 2 (9.09%) TDD
10 2 (9.09%) NUnit
10 2 (9.09%) Tandem
10 2 (9.09%) Unity DI Container

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) NUnit
1 2 (9.09%) MSTest
1 2 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (9.09%) Moq
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 13 (59.09%) VB.NET Developer
3 13 (59.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) Middleware
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 13 (59.09%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) WinForms
6 2 (9.09%) WPF
6 2 (9.09%) Spring.NET
6 2 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (9.09%) Ninject
6 2 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Tandem
2 2 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.55%) IVR
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Scrum
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Unit Testing
2 13 (59.09%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.09%) Kanban
3 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (9.09%) MVVM
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) B2B
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Telemarketing
4 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) VB.NET
3 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 13 (59.09%) VB6
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Pascal
6 1 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) Delphi
6 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya
3 1 (4.55%) Genesys
3 1 (4.55%) LexisNexis
Warwick, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago