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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 25 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 5.08% 0.75% 11.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.38% 1.61% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 10
Average salary £42,500 £23,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.85% -50.52%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
64 62 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 54.24% 46.27% 61.46%
Number of salaries quoted 37 50 54
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,450 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (85.71%) VBA
2 6 (85.71%) VBScript
2 6 (85.71%) Document Management
3 5 (71.43%) VB6
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst Programmer
1 6 (85.71%) Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (85.71%) VBA
2 6 (85.71%) VBScript
3 5 (71.43%) VB6
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Basildon, Essex
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago