Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 58 73
Rank change year-on-year +21 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.56% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.88% 1.09% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Bedford median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -23.53% -
Bedfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -31.82% +10.00% +3.23%

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 82 183 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 31.91% 51.69% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 69 178 229
Bedford median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £30,850
90th Percentile £73,250 £52,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.37% +5.56% +2.27%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Bedford

VB
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for VB in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for VB.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL