The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 118 97 61
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -36
Permanent jobs citing VB 16 36 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.76% 1.60% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 2.66% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 66
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £30,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
1191 1352 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 56.69% 60.28% 61.24%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1129 1085
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +1 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Cambridge -15 6 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Huntingdon - 2 £29,750 -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) Change Control
2 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (32.00%) Visualforce
3 8 (32.00%) Process Improvement
3 8 (32.00%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (32.00%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (32.00%) .NET
3 8 (32.00%) MS Office
3 8 (32.00%) SAP
3 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (32.00%) MS Access
3 8 (32.00%) MS Visio
3 8 (32.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (32.00%) Data Validation
3 8 (32.00%) Workflow
3 8 (32.00%) Validation
4 7 (28.00%) C#
5 6 (24.00%) C
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (20.00%) Electronics
6 5 (20.00%) HTML
6 5 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (20.00%) LabVIEW
6 5 (20.00%) VHDL
6 5 (20.00%) Verilog
6 5 (20.00%) EMC
7 4 (16.00%) SDLC

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (32.00%) MS Office
1 8 (32.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (32.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) Extranet
2 3 (12.00%) Intranet
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.00%) ISDN
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) SNMP
3 1 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (32.00%) MS Access
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) AccuRev
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) QARun
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) VB Developer
6 2 (8.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
1 8 (32.00%) Visualforce
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) LESS
4 1 (4.00%) LINQ
4 1 (4.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) Sass
4 1 (4.00%) WCF
4 1 (4.00%) WinForms
4 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (20.00%) Verilog
2 5 (20.00%) VHDL
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.00%) IVR
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Change Control
1 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) Data Validation
2 8 (32.00%) Process Improvement
2 8 (32.00%) Validation
2 8 (32.00%) Workflow
3 4 (16.00%) SDLC
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) C
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) VBScript
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Salesforce.com
1 8 (32.00%) SAP
2 5 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (4.00%) Brocade
3 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) NetApp
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago