Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 32 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 2.15% 2.63% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 6.67% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Worcester median annual salary £43,750 £31,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% +31.25% -20.00%
Worcestershire median annual salary £43,750 £31,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +38.89% +14.55% -21.43%

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 Worcester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 124 90 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 53.22% 39.47% 64.11%
Number of salaries quoted 111 82 151
Worcester median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £48,750
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Worcester

VB
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for VB in Worcester

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Worcester region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) Automotive
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Automotive
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell