The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 38 32
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 2.76% 5.52% 4.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.31% 7.98% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 8
Median salary £32,000 £26,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -42.22%  
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 116 213 120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 64.09% 69.16% 60.91%
Number of salaries quoted 102 197 105
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

VB
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for VB in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for VB.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 5 (41.67%) WinForms
5 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
5 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (41.67%) C++
5 5 (41.67%) PHP
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) VBA
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (41.67%) CGI
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Optimisation
5 5 (41.67%) Escalation Management
6 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (33.33%) WPF
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 3 (25.00%) Ajax
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Science

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 2 (16.67%) Power BI
4 2 (16.67%) Riak
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Developer
3 4 (33.33%) IT Support
4 3 (25.00%) Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Graduate
4 3 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Graduate SQL Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Architect
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Architect
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (16.67%) Graduate IT Support
5 2 (16.67%) IT Graduate
5 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (41.67%) CGI
3 5 (41.67%) WinForms
4 4 (33.33%) WPF
5 3 (25.00%) Ajax
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) XHTML
5 3 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Core
6 2 (16.67%) Kafka
6 2 (16.67%) Velocity
7 1 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (16.67%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Escalation Management
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Optimisation
2 3 (25.00%) OOP
2 3 (25.00%) Service Design
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Programming
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) VBA
5 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
7 2 (16.67%) C
7 2 (16.67%) Erlang
7 2 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
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