The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leamington Spa region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 23 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 8.74% 8.47% 7.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.24% 16.13% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 7
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Warwickshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leamington Spa
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
68 31 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 66.02% 52.54% 84.09%
Number of salaries quoted 66 26 66
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leamington Spa

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Leamington Spa

VB
Salary Trend in Leamington Spa

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

VB Salary Trend in Leamington Spa

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leamington Spa 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) XSLT
2 7 (53.85%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) GAMP
2 7 (53.85%) ISO 9001
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Image Processing
2 7 (53.85%) OpenCV
2 7 (53.85%) Algorithms
3 6 (46.15%) Life Science
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 3 (23.08%) VBA
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) OLAP
4 3 (23.08%) Automotive
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leamington Spa 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) OLAP
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (23.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) .NET Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UI Designer
4 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) XSLT
2 7 (53.85%) OpenCV
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Middleware
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Algorithms
2 6 (46.15%) Life Science
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
1 7 (53.85%) Image Processing
2 3 (23.08%) Software Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (23.08%) Android Development
2 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
2 3 (23.08%) Release Management
2 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
2 3 (23.08%) System Testing
2 3 (23.08%) RAD
2 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 3 (23.08%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) GAMP
1 7 (53.85%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Telerik