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 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 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 5.71% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £41,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
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
15 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 42.86% 40.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Delphi
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) LIMS
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Wonderware
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) ArchestrA
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) ArchestrA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Integration Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) LIMS
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOD
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Delphi
2 4 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Wonderware