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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 10 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ross-on-Wye 16.67% - 32.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% - 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
12 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ross-on-Wye 100.00% - 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 16
Average salary £35,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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 14 Related IT Skills in Ross-on-Wye

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) SQL