The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 16 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 3.64% 9.72% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 14.58% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £38,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.31%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
38 48 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 69.09% 66.67% 73.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 61
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +32.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Plymouth region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 13 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Plymouth region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Delphi
1 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Practice Management
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Visualfiles
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow Development

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visualfiles
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Practice Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree