The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 6 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline - 16.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 21.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £29,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Fife

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

Programming Languages Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 77.78% 79.17% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 22
Average salary £40,000 £26,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.38% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £21,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

VB
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

VB Salary Trend in Dunfermline

VB
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET