The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 14.29% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £36,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
VB
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 100.00% 81.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 July 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) WinForms
3 4 (50.00%) VB6
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) VC++
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) EMC
6 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
6 1 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) Flash
6 1 (12.50%) VBScript
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) XML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) AWS Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (50.00%) WinForms
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) Flash
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
1 1 (12.50%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Lean Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) VC++
2 4 (50.00%) VB6
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) EMC