The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 23 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 4.07% 2.30% 4.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 3.45% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 58 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 48.84% 66.67% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 76 50 46
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

VB
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

VB Salary Trend in Worcester

VB
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Worcester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
3 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 5 (55.56%) Electronics
3 5 (55.56%) Aerospace
3 5 (55.56%) Automotive
3 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 5 (55.56%) Data Acquisition
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 2 (22.22%) VB6

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (55.56%) Aerospace
1 5 (55.56%) Automotive
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Junior
2 2 (22.22%) Junior .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) WinForms
2 2 (22.22%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Acquisition
1 5 (55.56%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Veeam
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago