The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Essex / Brentwood
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 23 34
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood - 3.60% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 10.00% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

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 Brentwood with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Brentwood
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 27 40 56
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 60.00% 36.04% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 22
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £91,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brentwood 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 Brentwood

VB
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Salary trend for VB in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Ticket Management

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft