The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Letchworth 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Hertfordshire / Letchworth
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Letchworth 4.76% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
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 Letchworth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Letchworth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 56 29 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Letchworth 66.67% 65.91% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 50 26 23
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,375 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Letchworth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Letchworth 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 Letchworth

VB
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Salary trend for VB in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 26 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 Letchworth region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) E-business
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) SaaS
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
2 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
2 5 (71.43%) JMeter
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
5 2 (28.57%) Zephyr
5 2 (28.57%) Case Management

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Letchworth 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 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) JMeter
2 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
3 2 (28.57%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Tester
2 5 (71.43%) QA Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) E-business
1 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) HP