The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 24
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon - - 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Programming Languages Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 57 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 43.33% 75.00% 73.40%
Number of salaries quoted 56 50 69
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

VB
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

VB Salary Trend in Abingdon