The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 23 17
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee - 1.35% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.79% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,875 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +4.28%
VB
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 56 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 67.95% 75.68% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 26
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

VB
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

VB Salary Trend in Dundee

VB
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Brio
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Brio