The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 38 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.85% 2.03% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.20% 4.38% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 3
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Derbyshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
173 137 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 73.93% 46.44% 61.48%
Number of salaries quoted 161 127 141
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

VB
Salary Trend in Derby

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

VB Salary Trend in Derby

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) EMC
4 4 (28.57%) Assembly Language
4 4 (28.57%) Firmware
4 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) Electronics
4 4 (28.57%) C
4 4 (28.57%) Automotive
4 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) VBScript
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (14.29%) Remedy
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) Linux

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Simulink
1 2 (14.29%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 4 (28.57%) Electronics
2 4 (28.57%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Design Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Validation
1 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) UML
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Assembly Language
2 4 (28.57%) C
3 3 (21.43%) VBScript
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 1 (7.14%) VBA
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) WSUS
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
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