The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Poole region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.30% - 13.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% - 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 13
Average salary £35,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
146 75 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 63.48% 79.79% 73.74%
Number of salaries quoted 143 74 66
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Dorset

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 20 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C++

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago