The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 3.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 50.00% 47.76% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 17
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £49,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

VB
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

VB Salary Trend in West Lothian