Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a VB Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Visual Basic Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 324 306
Rank change year-on-year +17 -18 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 18 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 14
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +60.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £29,100 £32,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £50,500 £43,750 £37,550
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% +6.49% +2.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9662 11010 10558
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 96.17% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7945 8725 8776
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

VB Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured VB Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VB Developer in the West Midlands

VB Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for VB Developer in the West Midlands

VB Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB Developer in the West Midlands

VB Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB Developer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Worcestershire -5 7 £47,500 +26.67%
Staffordshire +17 5 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Shropshire - 5 £40,000 -
Birmingham +15 1 £45,000 +5.88%
VB Developer
England

VB Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, VB Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring VB Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) VB
1 18 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) VB6
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) HTML5
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 8 (44.44%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) C++
5 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (33.33%) C
5 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (33.33%) Replication
6 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) Change Management
6 5 (27.78%) Electronics
6 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) MySQL
6 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
6 5 (27.78%) CSS3
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services

VB Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Electronics
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) CSS3
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Android
1 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) VB
1 18 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 18 (100.00%) VB6
2 13 (72.22%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) C++
3 8 (44.44%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 6 (33.33%) C
5 5 (27.78%) Ruby