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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 88 75 101
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.96% 1.95% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 4.72% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 14
Median salary £40,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
394 466 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.96% 41.28% 48.56%
Number of salaries quoted 342 378 570
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 £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £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 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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Bedford +2 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Luton -7 2 - -
Dunstable - 1 £40,500 -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) Information Security
7 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
7 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) J2EE
7 4 (26.67%) Presales
7 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
8 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (20.00%) DevOps
8 3 (20.00%) Line Management
8 3 (20.00%) GitLab

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 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) HipChat
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) GitLab
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) J2EE Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) VB Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Environment Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (26.67%) J2EE
5 3 (20.00%) Ajax
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (13.33%) EDI
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) Middleware
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Presales
2 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Line Management
3 3 (20.00%) Market Research
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) People Management
4 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (13.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Telerik
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago