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

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 22 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2  
Permanent jobs citing VB 16 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 8.16% 5.35% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.05% 13.28% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 4
Median salary £40,000 £31,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% +16.98%  
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 Telford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Telford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 84 128 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 42.86% 40.25% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 69 89 25
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,700 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 Telford

VB
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for VB in Telford

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

1 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
1 24 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) MySQL
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 24 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 24 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) Change Management
1 24 (100.00%) VB6
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 24 (100.00%) Ruby
1 24 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 24 (100.00%) HTML5
1 24 (100.00%) CSS3
2 22 (91.67%) Apple iOS
2 22 (91.67%) C
2 22 (91.67%) Android
2 22 (91.67%) Electronics
2 22 (91.67%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
3 2 (8.33%) Coaching
3 2 (8.33%) Contingency Planning

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 24 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 24 (100.00%) MySQL
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 22 (91.67%) Electronics
1 22 (91.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (91.67%) .NET Developer
2 22 (91.67%) SQL Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) CSS3
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) HTML5
1 24 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Android
1 22 (91.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) Change Management
1 24 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.33%) Coaching
2 2 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Ruby
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
1 24 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 24 (100.00%) VB6
2 22 (91.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree