The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 24 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.90% 2.04% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Wolverhampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 29 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 53.33% 59.18% 64.06%
Number of salaries quoted 55 27 82
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

VB
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

VB Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) VB.NET
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) Windows
5 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (53.85%) TDD
6 7 (53.85%) NUnit
6 7 (53.85%) WPF
6 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (53.85%) Kanban
6 7 (53.85%) Spring.NET
6 7 (53.85%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (53.85%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (53.85%) MSTest
6 7 (53.85%) MVVM
6 7 (53.85%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (53.85%) Moq
6 7 (53.85%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (53.85%) Ninject
6 7 (53.85%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (53.85%) Scrum
6 7 (53.85%) WinForms
7 5 (38.46%) SQL
7 5 (38.46%) VB6
8 4 (30.77%) C#
8 4 (30.77%) Finance
9 3 (23.08%) OO
9 3 (23.08%) Migration
10 2 (15.38%) OOD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) e-Work
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) NUnit
1 7 (53.85%) MSTest
1 7 (53.85%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (53.85%) Moq
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Process Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) WPF
2 7 (53.85%) Spring.NET
2 7 (53.85%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (53.85%) Ninject
2 7 (53.85%) Unity DI Container
2 7 (53.85%) WinForms
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) Kanban
2 7 (53.85%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (53.85%) MVVM
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
5 1 (7.69%) Document Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) VB.NET
2 5 (38.46%) VB6
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Metastorm
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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