The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 19 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 0 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.56% - 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% - 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 25
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 47 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 42.59% 40.87% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 40 46 74
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

VB
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

VB Salary Trend in Stevenage

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Middleware
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) WebSphere
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) SLA
2 12 (92.31%) IBM
2 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Apache
2 12 (92.31%) Tomcat
2 12 (92.31%) IIS
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Test Scripting
2 12 (92.31%) Time Management
2 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) ITIL V3
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 12 (92.31%) Apache
1 12 (92.31%) IIS
1 12 (92.31%) Tomcat
1 12 (92.31%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
1 12 (92.31%) Unix
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Data Analysis
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL V3
1 12 (92.31%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (92.31%) Test Scripting
1 12 (92.31%) Time Management
1 12 (92.31%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) IBM
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) VMware