Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Poole with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 44 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +49
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 2.95% 1.68% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.75% 2.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 0
Poole median annual salary £39,000 £39,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.27% - -
Dorset median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +10.29% +4.62%

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Poole with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Poole
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 373 194 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 78.69% 65.10% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 371 177 158
Poole median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.91% +9.03%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,675
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,250 £51,625
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Poole.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Poole

VB
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Salary trend for VB in Poole

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Poole region with a requirement for VB.

1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) Pair Programming
3 8 (57.14%) COBOL
3 8 (57.14%) Delphi
3 8 (57.14%) Perl
3 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
6 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 3 (21.43%) OO
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) C++
7 3 (21.43%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 3 (21.43%) Universal Windows Platform
7 3 (21.43%) VB6
7 3 (21.43%) WPF
7 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
7 3 (21.43%) Image Processing
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (14.29%) WinForms
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (7.14%) T-SQL

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Software Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Support
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
2 3 (21.43%) Universal Windows Platform
2 3 (21.43%) WPF
3 2 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Pair Programming
2 8 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Image Processing
3 3 (21.43%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) COBOL
1 8 (57.14%) Delphi
1 8 (57.14%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VB6
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
1 1 (7.14%) Telerik