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

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 4 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 14.29% 10.34% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Herefordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 42.86% 72.41% 63.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 51
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

VB
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

VB Salary Trend in Hereford

VB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET