The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Staffordshire / Stafford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 5.71% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
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 Stafford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stafford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 50 48 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 71.43% 84.21% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 48
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stafford 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 Stafford

VB
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for VB in Stafford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Stafford region with a requirement for VB.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) RavenDB
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) Wealth Management
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (75.00%) Fintech
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) RavenDB
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Wealth Management
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCPD
1 1 (25.00%) MCSD
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago