The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scottish Borders region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 1 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders - 100.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 45.45% 100.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
Scotland

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

VB
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

VB Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

VB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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%) VBA
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) VB6

VB
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
1 4 (100.00%) VB6