The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Bromwich region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 14 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 4.76% 36.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 54.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Average salary - £36,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 30.95% 66.67% 63.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 19
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
West Midlands

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the West Bromwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

VB
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the West Bromwich region.

VB Salary Trend in West Bromwich

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) MS Access
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Maximo
2 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (57.14%) CMDB
4 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 4 (57.14%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (57.14%) Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) Middleware
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (14.29%) DTS
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Data Security

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Maximo
2 4 (57.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MS Access
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) DTS
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Support Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Applications Support
1 6 (85.71%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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