The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 29 14 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.00% 9.59% 4.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.92% 23.33% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
61 30 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 40.67% 41.10% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 47 17 129
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

VB
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

VB Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MSMQ

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VB6
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
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