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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 12 7
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln - 5.26% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 10.53% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 44.30% 50.00% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 20
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,800 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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