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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 13 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 11.39% 6.06% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £28,500 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
42 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 53.16% 60.61% 67.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 26
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
3 12 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (80.00%) OO
3 12 (80.00%) Visual Studio
3 12 (80.00%) C#
3 12 (80.00%) MVC
3 12 (80.00%) Software Testing
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (66.67%) VB6
5 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (40.00%) OOP
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Billing
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) Data Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 12 (80.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Junior
2 6 (40.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Junior Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) MVC
1 12 (80.00%) OO
1 12 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (40.00%) OOP
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 10 (66.67%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft