Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 45 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - -
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 2.30% 1.05% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 1.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Poole median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.39% - -
Dorset median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.43% - +5.26%

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 329 198 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 75.81% 68.99% 58.98%
Number of salaries quoted 322 185 169
Poole median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,150 £49,000
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 20 October 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (60.00%) VB6
3 6 (60.00%) WPF
3 6 (60.00%) Silverlight
3 6 (60.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Image Processing
3 6 (60.00%) Universal Windows Platform
4 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) COBOL
4 3 (30.00%) Delphi
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) Telerik
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) Silverlight
2 6 (60.00%) Universal Windows Platform
2 6 (60.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Image Processing
2 6 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) VB6
3 3 (30.00%) COBOL
3 3 (30.00%) Delphi
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Telerik