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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 5
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ross-on-Wye - - 46.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
VB
Herefordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Ross-on-Wye
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ross-on-Wye 52.63% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £35,500 - £30,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Ross-on-Wye

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Ross-on-Wye

VB
Salary Trend in Ross-on-Wye

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

VB Salary Trend in Ross-on-Wye

VB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Ross-on-Wye

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ross-on-Wye 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%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Ross-on-Wye by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ross-on-Wye 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET