The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 116 114 99
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 19 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.88% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 1.55% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 37
Median salary £45,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
VB
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1209 1226 1494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 64.34% 56.97% 63.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 1080 1260
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

VB
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +8 8 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Cambridge -2 1 £32,500 -38.09%
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Optimisation
4 3 (21.43%) SCCM
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Electronics
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) VBScript
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) VBA
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) VBA Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (14.29%) Verilog
1 2 (14.29%) VHDL
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
2 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Optimisation
1 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 3 (21.43%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (7.14%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (7.14%) Multivariate Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) VBA
4 2 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) EMC
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Facebook
3 1 (7.14%) GFI Software
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
3 1 (7.14%) Sophos
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Tealeaf
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter
Peterborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago