The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Marlow 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 - 25 23
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow - 1.59% 3.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.22% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Marlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 50.57% 71.43% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 36
Average salary £36,750 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,350 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

VB
Salary Trend in Marlow

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

VB Salary Trend in Marlow

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) JRun
2 4 (66.67%) WSDL
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow Management
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Eloqua
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) B2B
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) DTS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) JRun
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DTS
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) JSP
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Statistics
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow Management
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (33.33%) Eloqua