The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 19 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 5.32% 6.76% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.81% 10.87% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 68.09% 62.16% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 62 43 46
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
West Midlands

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 24 July 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Business Objects
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) VBScript
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Process Management
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Metastorm
5 3 (42.86%) e-Work
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
6 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
6 2 (28.57%) SAS
6 2 (28.57%) Toad
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) e-Work
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Toad
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Process Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Management Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Process Management
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Business Objects
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Metastorm
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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