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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 18 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth - 7.79% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 11.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,600
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.33%
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 53 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 78.38% 68.83% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 34
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow Development
2 2 (66.67%) Visualfiles
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Practice Management
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

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 (66.67%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Practice Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript