The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 17 10
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran - 3.85% 16.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.55% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Cwmbran region.

Programming Languages Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 90.63% 84.62% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 44 41
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

VB
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

VB Salary Trend in Cwmbran