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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - 49 50
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 0.40% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.81% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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
47 123 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 33.81% 49.60% 47.57%
Number of salaries quoted 46 115 134
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) FalconStor

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SAN Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) FalconStor
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware