The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Dunfermline region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 7 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 4.35% - 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 43.48% 78.26% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 3
Average salary £31,500 £39,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Fife

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 21 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft