The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bury St Edmunds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 1.28% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 83.33% 63.64% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 29
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
Suffolk

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 25 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) C#

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) LINQ
1 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree