The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 56 107 72
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB 95 44 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.78% 1.58% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.81% 2.45% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 81 43 89
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1634 1795 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 64.94% 64.61% 69.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1417 1606 1811
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
East of England

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VB
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

VB
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +40 76 £40,000 - 5
Peterborough +11 10 £33,250 -22.67% 1
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 118 (77.12%) .NET
2 112 (73.20%) C#
3 85 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 75 (49.02%) VB.NET
5 73 (47.71%) SQL
6 66 (43.14%) Scrum
7 58 (37.91%) ASP.NET
8 55 (35.95%) MVC
9 53 (34.64%) VB6
10 50 (32.68%) WCF
11 49 (32.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (32.03%) TDD
12 48 (31.37%) NUnit
12 48 (31.37%) Kanban
12 48 (31.37%) Rhino Mocks
12 48 (31.37%) Moq
12 48 (31.37%) Razor View Engine
12 48 (31.37%) Web Application Development
12 48 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 48 (31.37%) Oracle
13 45 (29.41%) Computer Science
14 42 (27.45%) .NET Framework
15 36 (23.53%) Windows
15 36 (23.53%) Finance
16 31 (20.26%) Microsoft
17 30 (19.61%) SQL Server 2012
18 29 (18.95%) Microsoft Certification
18 29 (18.95%) Java
18 29 (18.95%) PHP
19 28 (18.30%) PL/SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (12.42%) Apache
2 11 (7.19%) IIS
3 9 (5.88%) Node.js
4 7 (4.58%) CMS
5 5 (3.27%) Drupal
5 5 (3.27%) ColdFusion
6 4 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.65%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.65%) RoboHelp
2 1 (0.65%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.65%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.65%) MS Project
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.03%) Internet
2 2 (1.31%) LAN
2 2 (1.31%) WAN
3 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.65%) Wireless
3 1 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 30 (19.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (8.50%) Crystal Reports
4 12 (7.84%) Oracle Database
5 8 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.58%) MySQL
7 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.27%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.61%) DTS
9 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 48 (31.37%) NUnit
1 48 (31.37%) Rhino Mocks
1 48 (31.37%) Moq
2 22 (14.38%) MSTest
3 8 (5.23%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.96%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (23.53%) Finance
2 26 (16.99%) Music Industry
3 5 (3.27%) Publishing
4 4 (2.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.31%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 125 (81.70%) Developer
2 54 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 35 (22.88%) Software Developer
4 25 (16.34%) Junior
4 25 (16.34%) Junior Developer
5 23 (15.03%) VB Developer
5 23 (15.03%) VB6 Developer
6 22 (14.38%) Junior .NET Developer
6 22 (14.38%) Graduate Developer
6 22 (14.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 22 (14.38%) Graduate
7 13 (8.50%) PHP Developer
8 12 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 11 (7.19%) Support Engineer
10 10 (6.54%) Applications Support
10 10 (6.54%) Applications Support Engineer
11 7 (4.58%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (2.61%) SQL DBA
12 4 (2.61%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (2.61%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (77.12%) .NET
2 58 (37.91%) ASP.NET
3 50 (32.68%) WCF
4 49 (32.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 48 (31.37%) Razor View Engine
5 48 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 42 (27.45%) .NET Framework
7 26 (16.99%) NHibernate
7 26 (16.99%) HTML
7 26 (16.99%) XML
8 25 (16.34%) CSS
8 25 (16.34%) WPF
9 24 (15.69%) XSLT
10 23 (15.03%) WinForms
11 22 (14.38%) Spring.NET
11 22 (14.38%) Castle Windsor
11 22 (14.38%) Ninject
11 22 (14.38%) Unity DI Container
12 21 (13.73%) Web Services
13 20 (13.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 22 (14.38%) Inversion of Control
3 16 (10.46%) Mathematics
4 12 (7.84%) Open Source
5 6 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.92%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.27%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.96%) Clustering
7 3 (1.96%) VHDL
7 3 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.31%) Physics
9 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.53%) Windows
2 9 (5.88%) Linux
3 6 (3.92%) Android
4 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.31%) UNIX
5 2 (1.31%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (43.14%) Scrum
2 55 (35.95%) MVC
3 49 (32.03%) TDD
4 48 (31.37%) Kanban
4 48 (31.37%) Web Application Development
5 26 (16.99%) BDD
6 25 (16.34%) MVVM
7 22 (14.38%) Dependency Injection
7 22 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (13.07%) Risk Management
9 17 (11.11%) Content Management
10 14 (9.15%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.23%) Web Development
12 7 (4.58%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (3.92%) CRM
13 6 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (3.27%) ITIL
14 5 (3.27%) Software Testing
14 5 (3.27%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (2.61%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (73.20%) C#
2 75 (49.02%) VB.NET
3 73 (47.71%) SQL
4 53 (34.64%) VB6
5 29 (18.95%) PHP
5 29 (18.95%) Java
6 28 (18.30%) PL/SQL
6 28 (18.30%) T-SQL
7 22 (14.38%) JavaScript
8 21 (13.73%) Perl
9 19 (12.42%) Tcl
10 10 (6.54%) C++
11 5 (3.27%) C
12 4 (2.61%) VBA
13 3 (1.96%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.65%) Python
14 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (18.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (16.99%) MCTS
2 26 (16.99%) MCP
2 26 (16.99%) MCAD
2 26 (16.99%) MCSD
3 23 (15.03%) Degree
4 3 (1.96%) MCSE
4 3 (1.96%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.65%) ISEB
5 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (12.42%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (31.37%) Oracle
2 31 (20.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.96%) Brady
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe
4 1 (0.65%) Motorola
4 1 (0.65%) Lotus
4 1 (0.65%) McAfee
4 1 (0.65%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Yoh
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago