The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 47 32
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 0.72% 3.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.42% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £34,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
148 141 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 54.61% 50.72% 40.72%
Number of salaries quoted 140 136 75
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Bedfordshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

VB
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

VB Salary Trend in Bedford