The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Erskine - - 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Renfrewshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Erskine
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Erskine 50.00% 14.29% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £22,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -47.61%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine