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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 58 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.24% 2.54% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.04% 4.88% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 8
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +41.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
278 246 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 44.55% 52.01% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 242 218 122
Average salary £36,250 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,700 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +3 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Chesterfield -5 1 £30,000 -20.00%
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 26 (61.90%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Electronics
3 21 (50.00%) C
4 20 (47.62%) Automotive
4 20 (47.62%) Manufacturing
5 18 (42.86%) C#
5 18 (42.86%) .NET
6 14 (33.33%) Linux
7 13 (30.95%) C++
7 13 (30.95%) Firmware
8 12 (28.57%) MATLAB
8 12 (28.57%) Simulink
8 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 12 (28.57%) UML
8 12 (28.57%) TargetLink
9 11 (26.19%) Validation
9 11 (26.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (26.19%) EMC
9 11 (26.19%) Assembly Language
10 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
11 9 (21.43%) Web Services
12 8 (19.05%) XML
12 8 (19.05%) SOAP
12 8 (19.05%) VB.NET
12 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
13 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (16.67%) REST
13 7 (16.67%) WinForms
13 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Simulink
1 12 (28.57%) TargetLink
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) WLAN
1 1 (2.38%) DHCP
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) Intranet
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) Wireless
1 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (52.38%) Electronics
2 20 (47.62%) Automotive
2 20 (47.62%) Manufacturing
3 7 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Electronics Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Design Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Junior
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Software Development Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) Web Services
3 8 (19.05%) XML
3 8 (19.05%) SOAP
4 7 (16.67%) REST
4 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (16.67%) JSON
4 7 (16.67%) WinForms
4 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.38%) COM+
5 1 (2.38%) DCOM
5 1 (2.38%) J2EE
5 1 (2.38%) Java SE
5 1 (2.38%) Java EE
5 1 (2.38%) WCF
5 1 (2.38%) WPF
5 1 (2.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) UML
1 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 11 (26.19%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (26.19%) Validation
3 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 7 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) C
2 18 (42.86%) C#
3 13 (30.95%) C++
4 12 (28.57%) MATLAB
5 11 (26.19%) Assembly Language
6 8 (19.05%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.76%) SQL
7 2 (4.76%) VB6
8 1 (2.38%) VC++
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.38%) Java
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Firmware
2 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) EMC
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) NEC
3 1 (2.38%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (2.38%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.38%) Atmel
3 1 (2.38%) Freescale
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