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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 35 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.07% 2.83% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 8.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
96 97 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 51.34% 34.28% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 84 81 225
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

VB
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for VB.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Market Research
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Market Research
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VB6