The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 27 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.64% 1.23% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 3.70% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63 54 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 38.18% 33.33% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 53 95
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £36,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £56,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

VB
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

VB Salary Trend in Uxbridge

VB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) MySQL
2 15 (71.43%) Selenium
2 15 (71.43%) Hudson
2 15 (71.43%) Replication
2 15 (71.43%) Clustering
2 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 15 (71.43%) SOA
2 15 (71.43%) C++
2 15 (71.43%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) Web Services
3 6 (28.57%) HTML5
3 6 (28.57%) REST
3 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) VBA
3 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) iPhone
3 6 (28.57%) iPad
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (23.81%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) MySQL
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Selenium
1 15 (71.43%) Hudson
2 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Administrator
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server DBA
1 15 (71.43%) SQL DBA
1 15 (71.43%) Server Administrator
1 15 (71.43%) MySQL DBA
1 15 (71.43%) DBA
2 5 (23.81%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) Web Services
3 6 (28.57%) HTML5
3 6 (28.57%) REST
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Replication
1 15 (71.43%) Clustering
2 6 (28.57%) iPhone
2 6 (28.57%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) SOA
1 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 6 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (23.81%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C++
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) VBA