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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 7 6 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wetherby 15.63% 9.09% 4.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.74% 16.67% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Wetherby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 6 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wetherby 71.88% 54.55% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 37
Average salary £28,500 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.27% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,420 £22,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wetherby

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Wetherby

VB
Salary Trend in Wetherby

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

VB Salary Trend in Wetherby

VB
Salary Histogram in Wetherby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Wetherby region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Wetherby

VB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wetherby

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wetherby 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) E-Procurement
3 3 (60.00%) B2B
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) VB6
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) SaaS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) CRUD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wetherby by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wetherby 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Procurement
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA