The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 55 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 1.70% 4.43% 3.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.38% 13.04% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 8
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Programming Languages Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
137 69 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 38.81% 33.99% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 127 68 83
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VB
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

VB Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) VBA
1 7 (53.85%) XML
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (30.77%) VB6
3 4 (30.77%) Firmware
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
3 4 (30.77%) C
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) Business Development
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (30.77%) QA
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
3 4 (30.77%) Android
3 4 (30.77%) Product Management
3 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Phone
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Analysis

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 4 (30.77%) Android Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Android
2 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Phone
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) OOP
1 4 (30.77%) Business Development
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
1 4 (30.77%) Product Management
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) VBA
2 4 (30.77%) VB6
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Firmware
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) ZENworks
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Novell
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle