The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bath region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 51 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.16% 2.00% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 3.28% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Average salary £36,250 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £50,000 £31,400
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
226 244 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 65.70% 60.85% 70.33%
Number of salaries quoted 200 226 171
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
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VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

VB
Salary Trend in Bath

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

VB Salary Trend in Bath

VB
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Bath region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Bath

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
4 10 (76.92%) IIS
4 10 (76.92%) HTML
4 10 (76.92%) Java
4 10 (76.92%) ERP
4 10 (76.92%) XML
4 10 (76.92%) ITIL
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (76.92%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Logistics
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
8 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (15.38%) Legal
8 2 (15.38%) Subversion
8 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (15.38%) COM
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
8 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
9 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (7.69%) WinForms

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (76.92%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Development Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) COM
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ERP
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Logistics
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
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