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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 24 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 1.54% 1.06% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 1.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
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 Bury St Edmunds region.

Programming Languages Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 72 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 66.15% 76.60% 68.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 51 50
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Bury St Edmunds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA