The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 57 81 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -24
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.13% 0.65% 2.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 1.59% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 22
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
253 315 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 40.94% 41.02% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 228 282 362
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VB
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VB
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leighton Buzzard - 7 £44,000 -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) CA

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Research Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) VB Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SAN Support
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Flash
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) Simpana
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) CommVault
2 1 (11.11%) FalconStor
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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