The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dudley with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
West Midlands / Dudley
Rank - 10 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dudley - 8.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 21.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dudley with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dudley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1 14 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dudley 10.00% 38.89% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 11
Median salary £41,500 £36,018 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.22% -1.32%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Dudley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dudley citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Dudley

VB
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Salary trend for VB in Dudley

VB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Dudley region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) VB6