The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.81% 3.97% 6.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 9.30% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 30
Median salary - £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
114 172 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 45.97% 42.68% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 97 161 181
Median salary £53,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VB
Salary Trend in Luton

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

VB Salary Trend in Luton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Luton region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) VMware