The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Hertfordshire / Letchworth
Rank 21 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 3.77% 9.09% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 16.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £32,750 £48,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.77% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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

Programming Languages Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 71.70% 56.82% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 17
Median salary £40,000 £46,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £62,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

The demand trend of job ads across the Letchworth region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

VB
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

VB Salary Trend in Letchworth

VB
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Letchworth region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) E-business
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Zephyr
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) E-business
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle