The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.37% 5.40% 3.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.16% 8.67% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 8
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
185 196 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 63.14% 62.22% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 164 170 155
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

The demand trend of job ads across the Derby region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Derby region with a requirement for VB.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) VB6
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 11 (100.00%) Analytics
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Analytics
1 11 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle