The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 23 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 3.33% - 6.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.11% - 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £38,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cornwall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 41.11% 52.73% 55.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 33
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,175 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

VB
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

VB Salary Trend in Cornwall

VB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) EPoS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) SQL