The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 8 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 12.82% - 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.24% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £42,500 - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
29 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 74.36% 75.00% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 13
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,594 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

The demand trend of job ads across the Hereford region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 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 Hereford region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) Automotive
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Data Acquisition

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) Automotive
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Acquisition
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 9001