The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Letchworth region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 19 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 1.09% 8.51% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 10.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 34.78% 82.98% 90.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 39
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Hertfordshire

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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET