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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 20 22 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 5.88% 2.27% 5.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 6.38% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 6
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.35% -3.38%  
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 Telford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Telford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 72 47 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 52.94% 35.61% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 27
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% +4.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Telford region with a requirement for VB.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (90.00%) VB6
3 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (80.00%) Ruby
3 8 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (80.00%) CSS3
3 8 (80.00%) HTML5
3 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) MySQL
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (80.00%) Change Management
4 7 (70.00%) Electronics
4 7 (70.00%) Retail
4 7 (70.00%) C
4 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (70.00%) Android
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Document Management
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) T-SQL

VB
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Electronics
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) CSS3
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
2 8 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Android
1 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Change Management
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (10.00%) E-Procurement
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) OCR
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) VB6
3 8 (80.00%) Ruby
3 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (70.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft