The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leighton Buzzard region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leighton Buzzard region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 16.67% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 91.67% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
Bedfordshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

VB
Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

VB Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) VC++
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Manufacturing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Application Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Lean Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
1 1 (33.33%) VC++
1 1 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) EMC