The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 36 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 21 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.05% - 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.71% - 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 3
Average salary £55,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
Suffolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
241 146 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 57.93% 61.86% 69.82%
Number of salaries quoted 234 126 220
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VB
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

VB Salary Trend in Ipswich

VB
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Ipswich

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
3 19 (57.58%) HTML
3 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
4 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 16 (48.48%) VB.NET
5 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
6 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (39.39%) TDD
6 13 (39.39%) VB6
6 13 (39.39%) Migration
6 13 (39.39%) jQuery
6 13 (39.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 11 (33.33%) ADO
7 11 (33.33%) XML
7 11 (33.33%) Windows
8 10 (30.30%) Client/Server
8 10 (30.30%) N-Tier
8 10 (30.30%) SDLC
9 7 (21.21%) OpenText
10 6 (18.18%) Process Management
10 6 (18.18%) Kofax
10 6 (18.18%) CSS
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (18.18%) Process Improvement
10 6 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
11 5 (15.15%) HTML5
11 5 (15.15%) SharePoint

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.15%) Documentum
1 5 (15.15%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) Software Developer
3 11 (33.33%) Architect
3 11 (33.33%) AWS Architect
4 9 (27.27%) .NET Programmer
4 9 (27.27%) C# Programmer
4 9 (27.27%) Software Applications Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Graduate
4 9 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Programmer
4 9 (27.27%) Software Programmer
5 5 (15.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Graduate Programmer
5 5 (15.15%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Graduate Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
2 19 (57.58%) HTML
3 13 (39.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 13 (39.39%) jQuery
4 11 (33.33%) XML
4 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 11 (33.33%) ADO
5 6 (18.18%) CSS
6 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 1 (3.03%) LESS
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Client/Server
1 10 (30.30%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Migration
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (39.39%) TDD
2 10 (30.30%) SDLC
3 6 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
3 6 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 6 (18.18%) Process Management
4 5 (15.15%) Content Management
4 5 (15.15%) Document Management
5 3 (9.09%) Time Management
5 3 (9.09%) Practice Management
6 1 (3.03%) MVC
6 1 (3.03%) OO
6 1 (3.03%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) VB.NET
3 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (39.39%) VB6
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) HND
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) OpenText
3 6 (18.18%) Kofax
4 5 (15.15%) EMC
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