The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 2.67% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Southend-on-Sea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 62.67% 60.61% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 11
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

VB
Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

VB Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

VB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Programmer
1 5 (100.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript