The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 25 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.47% 3.36% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.26% 6.56% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 7
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
VB
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
270 244 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 48.30% 51.26% 51.17%
Number of salaries quoted 237 223 187
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

VB
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Derbyshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

VB
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby 0 14 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Chesterfield -4 1 £30,000 -20.00% 1
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 32 (56.14%) Windows
2 29 (50.88%) Manufacturing
3 25 (43.86%) C#
3 25 (43.86%) .NET
4 22 (38.60%) Automotive
5 21 (36.84%) Electronics
5 21 (36.84%) C
6 17 (29.82%) Linux
7 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
8 15 (26.32%) C++
8 15 (26.32%) UML
8 15 (26.32%) MATLAB
8 15 (26.32%) Simulink
8 15 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 15 (26.32%) TargetLink
9 13 (22.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (22.81%) EMC
9 13 (22.81%) Assembly Language
9 13 (22.81%) Firmware
9 13 (22.81%) Validation
10 11 (19.30%) SOAP
10 11 (19.30%) Web Services
10 11 (19.30%) XML
10 11 (19.30%) VB.NET
11 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
11 10 (17.54%) N-Tier
11 10 (17.54%) Back Office
11 10 (17.54%) MVC
11 10 (17.54%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Simulink
1 15 (26.32%) TargetLink
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) VPN
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) Wireless
2 1 (1.75%) Network Security
2 1 (1.75%) LAN
2 1 (1.75%) WLAN
2 1 (1.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (50.88%) Manufacturing
2 22 (38.60%) Automotive
3 21 (36.84%) Electronics
4 10 (17.54%) Back Office
5 1 (1.75%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Design Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Electronics Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Senior Design Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) .NET Web Developer
6 10 (17.54%) .NET Developer
6 10 (17.54%) Web Developer
6 10 (17.54%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Junior
9 1 (1.75%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Field Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Field Service Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Systems Manager
9 1 (1.75%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.86%) .NET
2 11 (19.30%) SOAP
2 11 (19.30%) Web Services
2 11 (19.30%) XML
3 10 (17.54%) WinForms
3 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.54%) JSON
3 10 (17.54%) REST
3 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.75%) WCF
4 1 (1.75%) WPF
4 1 (1.75%) LINQ
4 1 (1.75%) COM+
4 1 (1.75%) DCOM
4 1 (1.75%) J2EE
4 1 (1.75%) Java SE
4 1 (1.75%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) N-Tier
1 10 (17.54%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) SCADA
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (56.14%) Windows
2 17 (29.82%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) UML
1 15 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 13 (22.81%) Validation
2 13 (22.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
3 10 (17.54%) MVC
4 2 (3.51%) SDLC
4 2 (3.51%) Open Source
4 2 (3.51%) OOP
4 2 (3.51%) OO
5 1 (1.75%) CRM
5 1 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.75%) PLM
5 1 (1.75%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) C#
2 21 (36.84%) C
3 15 (26.32%) MATLAB
3 15 (26.32%) C++
4 13 (22.81%) Assembly Language
5 11 (19.30%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.77%) SQL
7 2 (3.51%) VBA
7 2 (3.51%) VB6
8 1 (1.75%) VBScript
8 1 (1.75%) Java
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Firmware
2 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.75%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) EMC
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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