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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Staffordshire / Tamworth
Rank 13 26 24
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2  
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tamworth 17.33% 0.86% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.55% 2.04% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 1
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 Tamworth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Tamworth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44 49 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tamworth 58.67% 42.24% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 47 48
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.38% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £24,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Tamworth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tamworth 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 Tamworth

VB
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

Salary trend for VB in Tamworth

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

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

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 16 (88.89%) T-SQL
3 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) TDD
7 8 (44.44%) Retail
7 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 2 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (11.11%) MVC
8 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (11.11%) VB6
8 2 (11.11%) Subversion
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.11%) WCF
9 1 (5.56%) LINQ

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth 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 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Applications Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Database Developer
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Database Developer
3 8 (44.44%) T-SQL Developer
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 4 (22.22%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (22.22%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 2 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) LINQ
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) CRUD
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 16 (88.89%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago