The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 18 6
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln - 6.76% 20.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 11.63% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 10
Average salary - £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.72%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Lincolnshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 58.33% 58.11% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 25
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

VB
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

VB Salary Trend in Lincoln