The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 5.66% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £48,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
Hertfordshire

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
31 18 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 58.49% 62.07% 71.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 64
Average salary £46,500 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Letchworth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Letchworth

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Qt
2 6 (85.71%) Front End Development
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) LDAP
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) SNMP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Perforce
2 6 (85.71%) VB6
2 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) WSDL
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sun

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) JCAPS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LDAP
1 6 (85.71%) SNMP
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Qt
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (14.29%) WSDL
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Front End Development
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) EAI
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) VB6
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Perforce
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) webMethods