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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Hertfordshire / Letchworth
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Letchworth 3.26% 2.27% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £33,500 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.40% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 54 27 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Letchworth 58.70% 61.36% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 50 26 18
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -29.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £27,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £90,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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 28 March 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) E-business
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
3 2 (50.00%) Case Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy

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 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-business
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Case Management
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) HP
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