The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 44 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.84% 1.36% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 2.47% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
VB
Dorset

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

Programming Languages Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
120 81 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 73.62% 55.10% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 116 73 78
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

VB
Salary Trend in Poole

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

VB Salary Trend in Poole

VB
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HNC
4 1 (20.00%) HND
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) CAD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) HND
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £3000 - £4000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago