The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 1.79% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
Devon

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

Programming Languages Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 51.79% 61.54% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 29
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

VB
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

VB Salary Trend in Plymouth

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) VMware