The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 42 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.35% 2.11% 4.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 4.40% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 13
Average salary £20,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 159 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 47.87% 47.89% 48.92%
Number of salaries quoted 130 144 161
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

VB
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

VB Salary Trend in Peterborough

VB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) CSS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago