Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 99 105
Rank change year-on-year +26 +6 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.77% 0.72% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 1.25% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 18
Warwickshire median annual salary £29,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.76% +21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,600 £35,600 £26,450
90th Percentile £29,700 £43,750 £43,500
West Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +23.08% -13.33%

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 362 720 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 40.04% 57.51% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 320 676 503
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.09% +2.67%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Warwickshire

VB
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for VB in Warwickshire

VB
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 5 £29,000 - 1
Leamington Spa +9 1 £29,000 -31.76% 2
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £30,000 - 1
VB
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warwickshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VBScript
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 5 (71.43%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) SUSE
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) IT Support
1 5 (71.43%) IT Technician
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Support
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Technician
2 4 (57.14%) IT Support Technician
2 4 (57.14%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SUSE
4 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper