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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 38 35 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.05% 4.41% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 6.70% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 6
Median salary £23,625 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.93% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
168 179 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 56.76% 65.81% 59.19%
Number of salaries quoted 145 156 180
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £22,950 £25,501
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Derby region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Derby

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) Manufacturing
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) VBA
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 6 (28.57%) Electronics
7 6 (28.57%) Automotive
8 5 (23.81%) VB6
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle
8 5 (23.81%) Business Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
8 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
9 4 (19.05%) Capacity Management
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) VBScript
9 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (19.05%) MS Access
9 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
9 4 (19.05%) Release Management
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (14.29%) Validation
10 3 (14.29%) Firewall

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:

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Simulink
2 3 (14.29%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Business One
1 2 (9.52%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) MS Access
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (47.62%) Manufacturing
2 6 (28.57%) Automotive
2 6 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Administrator
1 5 (23.81%) DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Database Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Capacity Management
3 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
3 4 (19.05%) Release Management
4 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Schematic Capture
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) UML
4 3 (14.29%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) VBA
3 5 (23.81%) VB6
4 4 (19.05%) VBScript
5 3 (14.29%) Assembly Language
5 3 (14.29%) C
5 3 (14.29%) C++
5 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 2 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) SAP