The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 5 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Spalding - 30.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £31,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Lincolnshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Spalding
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Spalding 28.57% 60.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £25,000 £31,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +63.15%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Spalding

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSL
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) EDI
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) QlikView
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 3 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Spalding by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (100.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSL
1 3 (100.00%) EDI
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Bourne shell
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) DevExpress