The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.53% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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

Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
154 103 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 82.35% 76.87% 83.45%
Number of salaries quoted 137 96 115
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

VB
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

VB Salary Trend in St Albans

VB
Top 21 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the St Albans region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) WPF
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Publishing
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) OOP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA