The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 41 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.07% 0.56% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.18% 1.03% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 11
Average salary £33,250 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.67% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £33,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,600 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
193 194 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 59.20% 54.80% 48.87%
Number of salaries quoted 177 170 163
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
Cambridgeshire

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
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Peterborough

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) T-SQL
2 14 (73.68%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) VB6
4 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 6 (31.58%) C++
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (31.58%) Web Development
6 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
6 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 6 (31.58%) Android
6 6 (31.58%) .NET Compact Framework
6 6 (31.58%) Android SDK
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Release Management
9 3 (15.79%) WCF
9 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
9 3 (15.79%) CRM
9 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
10 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle
10 2 (10.53%) UNIX
10 2 (10.53%) ERP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Applications Support
2 7 (36.84%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) VB Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Compact Framework
3 6 (31.58%) Android SDK
4 3 (15.79%) WCF
5 1 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) XSL
5 1 (5.26%) EDI
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
1 6 (31.58%) Web Development
2 4 (21.05%) Release Management
2 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
3 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) T-SQL
3 8 (42.11%) VB6
4 6 (31.58%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) VBA
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) DevExpress
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago