The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 25 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 2.59% 1.82% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bury St Edmunds region.

Programming Languages Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59 21 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 50.86% 38.18% 72.58%
Number of salaries quoted 59 19 34
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

VB
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

VB Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Bury St Edmunds region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) XML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds 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 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree