Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Redditch 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Worcestershire > Redditch
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 27 41
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redditch 9.33% 1.98% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.07% 2.56% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Redditch median annual salary £47,500 £26,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.69% +30.00% -21.57%
10th Percentile £43,750 £24,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £28,000 £21,000
Worcestershire median annual salary £43,750 £31,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +38.89% +14.55% -21.43%

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 Redditch with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Redditch
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 58 78 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redditch 77.33% 77.23% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 52 77 106
Redditch median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £19,250 £23,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £42,500
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Redditch

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Redditch

VB
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Salary trend for VB in Redditch

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Redditch region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) VB6
2 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Replication
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Redditch 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior VB Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior VB6 Developer
1 7 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 7 (100.00%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior VB.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (85.71%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 7 (100.00%) VB6
2 1 (14.29%) C