The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harpenden region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 14.29% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Harpenden
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 100.00% 90.00% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £27,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

VB
Salary Trend in Harpenden

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

VB Salary Trend in Harpenden

VB
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harpenden 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Harpenden by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harpenden 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET