The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton - - 3.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £30,000
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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 41 68 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 52.56% 59.65% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 64 34
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

VB
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for VB in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Application Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET