The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 4.65% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
VB
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 41.86% 15.38% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

VB
Salary Trend in Royston

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

VB Salary Trend in Royston

VB
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Delphi
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Integration Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Delphi
1 4 (100.00%) Java