The table below looks at the statistics for the VB Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB Developer in their job title 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
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 209 201 192
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 9 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 3
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -14.77%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
VB Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5285 5270 4524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 94.78% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4384 4466 3887
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VB Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VB Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VB Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

VB Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VB Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB Developer within the West Midlands 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
Birmingham - 4 £30,000 -
Solihull - 3 £37,500 - 1
Herefordshire -9 2 £25,500 -32.00%
Worcestershire -10 1 £35,000 -6.66%
VB Developer
England

VB Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited VB Developer in their job title 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 with VB Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 15 (93.75%) .NET
3 14 (87.50%) VB.NET
4 12 (75.00%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 9 (56.25%) C#
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (37.50%) VB6
9 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (12.50%) ERP
11 2 (12.50%) CSS
11 2 (12.50%) Web Services
11 2 (12.50%) XML
11 2 (12.50%) Windows
11 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 2 (12.50%) HTML
12 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
12 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
12 1 (6.25%) Oracle
12 1 (6.25%) MS Access
12 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
12 1 (6.25%) Advertising
12 1 (6.25%) WinForms
12 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited VB Developer in their job title 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 with VB Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
6 1 (6.25%) WinForms
6 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (87.50%) VB.NET
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) VB6
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Solihull
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £45000 per annum
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