The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 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)
South West / Cornwall
Rank - 26 15
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall - 4.40% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 9.76% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £38,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.33%  
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 Cornwall with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cornwall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 48 41 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 39.34% 45.05% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 19
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,100 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cornwall 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 Cornwall

VB
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Salary trend for VB in Cornwall