The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 28 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 1.10% 3.23% 6.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 8.33% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 24 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 27.47% 38.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 31
Average salary £32,500 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% -11.57%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

VB
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

VB Salary Trend in Basildon

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB6
2 3 (75.00%) Document Management
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (25.00%) Moq
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Streaming Music
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Moq
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) VB6
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago