The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 107 106 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -24
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 7 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.085% 0.48% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.75% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 36
Median salary £32,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
VB
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
831 935 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.96% 64.35% 66.08%
Number of salaries quoted 751 830 992
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VB
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VB Salary Trend in Cambridge

VB
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (50.00%) VHDL
2 2 (50.00%) Verilog
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (50.00%) Verilog
1 2 (50.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
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