The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 16 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 4.26% - 2.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% - 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £31,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
32 84 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 34.04% 66.67% 72.46%
Number of salaries quoted 30 82 46
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcester region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcester region with a requirement for VB.

1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) Local Government
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) QGIS
3 3 (37.50%) Data Acquisition
3 3 (37.50%) Mapinfo
3 3 (37.50%) Electronics
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Aerospace
3 3 (37.50%) Automotive
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) LLPG
3 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (37.50%) QGIS
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (62.50%) Local Government
2 3 (37.50%) Aerospace
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Acquisition
1 3 (37.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Mapinfo