The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Spalding region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 23 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 Spalding region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 1 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Spalding 66.67% - 80.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% - 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £29,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 - £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Spalding
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Spalding 66.67% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £32,500 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 - £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
VB
Lincolnshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Spalding

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Spalding

VB
Salary Trend in Spalding

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

VB Salary Trend in Spalding

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Spalding

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Spalding 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XSL
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) EDI
2 4 (66.67%) ERP
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) QlikView
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) DevExpress
2 4 (66.67%) Bourne shell
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 2 (33.33%) Mitel
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Spalding by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Spalding 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 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (66.67%) QlikView
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Developer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XSL
2 4 (66.67%) EDI
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ERP
1 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Bourne shell
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) DevExpress
2 2 (33.33%) Progress
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Epicor
2 2 (33.33%) Sage
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Autodesk
2 2 (33.33%) Mitel
2 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard