The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 22 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 2.63% 0.55% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 1.69% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
VB
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood region.

Programming Languages Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 59 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 34.21% 32.60% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 37
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £40,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

The demand trend of job ads across the Brentwood region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

VB
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

VB Salary Trend in Brentwood

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for VB.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) Symantec
3 10 (76.92%) Configuration Management
3 10 (76.92%) VBScript
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (76.92%) Workflow
3 10 (76.92%) SCCM
3 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
3 10 (76.92%) Windows 10
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 6 (46.15%) KiXtart
6 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
8 2 (15.38%) C++
8 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) OOP
8 2 (15.38%) OO
8 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.69%) Legal
9 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 1 (7.69%) SOA
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Applications Packager
1 4 (30.77%) Desktop Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Development Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Configuration Management
1 10 (76.92%) Workflow
2 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) API Design
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
1 10 (76.92%) VBScript
2 6 (46.15%) KiXtart
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) SCCM
2 6 (46.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Symantec