The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 28 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 1.44% 0.82% 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.90% 2.20% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.59%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
69 91 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 49.64% 37.14% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 56 76 114
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

VB
Salary Trend in Staines

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

VB Salary Trend in Staines

VB
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staines 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staines 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk