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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 36 30 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.40% 7.27% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.15% 11.03% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
153 145 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 48.11% 65.91% 59.47%
Number of salaries quoted 143 137 151
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,300 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Derby region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Derby

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 19 (67.86%) Windows
1 19 (67.86%) Manufacturing
2 18 (64.29%) Electronics
2 18 (64.29%) Automotive
3 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 9 (32.14%) Validation
4 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 9 (32.14%) UML
4 9 (32.14%) EMC
4 9 (32.14%) Assembly Language
4 9 (32.14%) Firmware
4 9 (32.14%) MATLAB
4 9 (32.14%) Simulink
4 9 (32.14%) C
4 9 (32.14%) C++
4 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (32.14%) TargetLink
4 9 (32.14%) Schematic Capture
5 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) .NET
6 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 6 (21.43%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
9 3 (10.71%) MVC
9 3 (10.71%) WPF
9 3 (10.71%) VB6
10 2 (7.14%) HFM
10 2 (7.14%) SAP ERP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Simulink
1 9 (32.14%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) HFM
1 2 (7.14%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Business One
1 2 (7.14%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Essbase
2 2 (7.14%) Hyperion Smart View
2 2 (7.14%) OLAP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (67.86%) Manufacturing
2 18 (64.29%) Automotive
2 18 (64.29%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Advertising
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Design Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) Electronics Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) Embedded Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) Senior Software Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Developer
5 2 (7.14%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) WPF
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (7.14%) MDX
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (32.14%) Schematic Capture
2 9 (32.14%) UML
2 9 (32.14%) Validation
3 3 (10.71%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) DRM
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.14%) ERP
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) SOA
4 2 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Assembly Language
1 9 (32.14%) C
1 9 (32.14%) C++
1 9 (32.14%) MATLAB
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) VB6
6 2 (7.14%) VBA
7 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) EMC
2 2 (7.14%) Hyperion
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) SAP