The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 45 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.13% 4.42% 6.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.89% 7.30% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 8
Median salary £37,500 £25,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.63% -14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
180 137 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 54.88% 60.62% 61.65%
Number of salaries quoted 179 116 118
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,025 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

VB
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

VB Salary Trend in Worcestershire

VB
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

VB
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -10 5 £37,500 +56.25%
Droitwich - 2 £37,250 - 2
VB
West Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for VB.

1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) Local Government
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (27.27%) VB6
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) COBOL
7 2 (18.18%) Delphi
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (18.18%) NHS
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) LLPG
8 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (9.09%) SDLC
8 1 (9.09%) Animation
8 1 (9.09%) WCF
8 1 (9.09%) jQuery
8 1 (9.09%) Time Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (36.36%) Local Government
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) COBOL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Delphi Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) VB Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) XHTML
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) LLPG
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Animation
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (9.09%) OO
1 1 (9.09%) SDLC
1 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) VB6
6 2 (18.18%) COBOL
6 2 (18.18%) Delphi
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Micro Focus
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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