The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - - 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 88 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 54.55% 72.73% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 64 48
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

VB
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

VB Salary Trend in Torfaen

VB
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Xcelsius
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Xcelsius
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
Cwmbran, Gwent
ITR-UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago