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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Dorset / Poole
Rank 31 31 40
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 0.77% 0.68% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 1.45% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £37,500 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -35.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  

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 Poole with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Poole
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 85 69 145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Poole 65.38% 46.62% 78.80%
Number of salaries quoted 79 68 139
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% +13.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Poole 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 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

VB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 25 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 Poole region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC

VB
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VB6