The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 7 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 12.50% - 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £23,000 - £31,500
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 Borehamwood region.

Programming Languages Category
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 62.50% 57.41% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 11
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

VB
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

VB Salary Trend in Borehamwood

VB
Salary Histogram in Borehamwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Borehamwood region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Borehamwood

VB
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft