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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Staffordshire / Stafford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 1.30% - 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £40,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

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 54 27 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 70.13% 72.97% 78.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52 27 47
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 26 June 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: 17 hours ago