The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 13 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 3.23% 2.08% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 2.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 58.06% 85.42% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 41 38
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 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 September 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