The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Derby region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 51 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.25% 5.33% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 10.48% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 9
Average salary - £40,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +86.04%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
193 124 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 60.12% 50.82% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 178 120 110
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,951 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
Derbyshire

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 18 April 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Remedy
3 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 5 (62.50%) VBScript
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Vista
3 5 (62.50%) WSUS
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Time Management
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (25.00%) FTP
6 2 (25.00%) HTTP
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSTest
1 1 (12.50%) Moq
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Vista
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Time Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VBScript
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) WSUS
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Remedy
Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Pension + Health + perks
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