The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 38 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.68% 0.50% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 1.27% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £33,750 £38,250 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +37.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £28,850 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £47,650 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
VB
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
114 158 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.91% 39.60% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 89 139 130
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VB
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

VB Salary Trend in Middlesex

VB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago