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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 62 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.16% 2.75% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.39% 5.47% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 9
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
335 457 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 48.48% 50.33% 57.76%
Number of salaries quoted 304 412 364
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
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 22 August 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 +4 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Warwick +15 1 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Stratford-upon-Avon +5 1 £35,000 -
VB
West Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (81.82%) C#
3 17 (77.27%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) VB.NET
5 13 (59.09%) Scrum
5 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
5 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
5 13 (59.09%) Middleware
6 12 (54.55%) CSS
6 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (54.55%) VB6
6 12 (54.55%) Unit Testing
6 12 (54.55%) Mobile App
6 12 (54.55%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) XML
8 3 (13.64%) Windows
8 3 (13.64%) Validation
9 2 (9.09%) LexisNexis
9 2 (9.09%) Time Management
9 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
9 2 (9.09%) CMS
9 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
9 2 (9.09%) Workflow
9 2 (9.09%) Finance
9 2 (9.09%) Law
9 2 (9.09%) Legal
9 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Web Development

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) NUnit
1 1 (4.55%) MSTest
1 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (4.55%) Moq
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Law
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 12 (54.55%) VB.NET Developer
3 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (54.55%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 13 (59.09%) Middleware
4 12 (54.55%) CSS
5 4 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) WPF
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) WinForms
7 1 (4.55%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (4.55%) Ninject
7 1 (4.55%) Spring.NET
7 1 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Tandem
3 1 (4.55%) IVR
3 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Scrum
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 12 (54.55%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (13.64%) Validation
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Telemarketing
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) B2B
5 1 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (4.55%) MVVM
5 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) Kanban
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) VB.NET
3 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 12 (54.55%) VB6
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) Delphi
6 1 (4.55%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) LexisNexis
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Avaya
2 1 (4.55%) Genesys
Warwick, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago