The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Romford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 9 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford - 12.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 23.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £33,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Romford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 30.16% 51.52% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 15
Average salary £52,500 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.71% -29.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

VB
Salary Trend in Romford

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

VB Salary Trend in Romford

VB
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Romford 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 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Romford 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) OpenStack
General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM