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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 0.77% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
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
56 88 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 43.08% 46.56% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 51 85 28
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Visualfiles
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visualfiles
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft