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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 18 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 5.00% - 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.51% - 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
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
37 77 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 37.00% 61.11% 63.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33 75 48
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
3 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 5 (45.45%) Local Government
4 5 (45.45%) Electronics
4 5 (45.45%) Aerospace
4 5 (45.45%) Automotive
4 5 (45.45%) Validation
4 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) Data Acquisition
5 3 (27.27%) QGIS
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Mapinfo
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) LLPG
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) CRM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) QGIS
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (45.45%) Aerospace
1 5 (45.45%) Automotive
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
1 5 (45.45%) Local Government
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Applications Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Data Acquisition
1 5 (45.45%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Mapinfo
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam
4 1 (9.09%) VMware