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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - 34 35
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 2.23% 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.60% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 68 87 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 50.75% 48.60% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 60 78 92
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.04% +14.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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