The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 11 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 9.62% - 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% - 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £35,000 - £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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 Fife region.

Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 53.85% 69.05% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 29
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,926
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

VB
Salary Trend in Fife

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

VB Salary Trend in Fife

VB
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Fife region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glenrothes - 1 £35,000 -
VB
Scotland

VB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Fife region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 5 (100.00%) Military
1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Lean Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Lean Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared