The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bishop's Stortford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bishop's Stortford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 12 18 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 7.14% 6.82% 64.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 8.57% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 11
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 85.71% 79.55% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 15
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Hertfordshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Bishop's Stortford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

VB
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

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

VB Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

VB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft