The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 24
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - - 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1 4 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 25.00% 30.77% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Average salary - £22,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

VB
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Renfrewshire