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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 74 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 17 20 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.86% 1.81% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 4.34% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 38
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £38,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,300 £45,000 £45,150
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
VB
East of England

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
441 461 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.14% 41.76% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 402 418 543
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

VB Salary Histogram 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 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton -4 2 - - 1
Bedford - 2 £21,750 -
Dunstable 0 1 £40,500 -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (50.00%) C#
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) jQuery
6 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) VB.NET
6 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
8 6 (27.27%) Line Management
8 6 (27.27%) HTML
9 5 (22.73%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 5 (22.73%) XML
9 5 (22.73%) EDI
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 5 (22.73%) Scrum
9 5 (22.73%) Web Design
9 5 (22.73%) VB6
9 5 (22.73%) Subversion
9 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (22.73%) JSON
9 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 4 (18.18%) Web Development

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 3 (13.64%) Confluence
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) HipChat
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.64%) QlikView
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) Subversion
3 3 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) GitLab
3 3 (13.64%) JIRA
3 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Local Government
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) C# Web Developer
3 4 (18.18%) HTML Developer
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.64%) Business Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Software Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) VB Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Environment Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Environment And Release Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (36.36%) jQuery
4 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) EDI
6 5 (22.73%) JSON
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) Kendo UI
8 3 (13.64%) Ajax
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (13.64%) J2EE
9 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Line Management
3 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) Web Design
4 4 (18.18%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security
5 3 (13.64%) Market Research
5 3 (13.64%) Presales
5 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) VB.NET
4 5 (22.73%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) VB6
5 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 3 (13.64%) C
6 3 (13.64%) VBA
7 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Telerik
3 3 (13.64%) Atlassian
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
Luton, Bedfordshire
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