The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Devon / Plymouth
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth - 6.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 7.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Plymouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Plymouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 54 38 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 85.71% 82.61% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 23
Median salary £34,000 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth 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 Plymouth

VB
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for VB in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VBA