The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 25 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.54% - 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.08% - 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £42,700 - £40,052
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 82 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 50.00% 50.31% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 60 79 24
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

VB
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

VB Salary Trend in Chelmsford

VB
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

VB
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Visualfiles
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft