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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 36 37 67
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +30
Permanent jobs citing VB 26 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.70% 4.80% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.75% 9.64% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 5
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
204 197 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 44.74% 49.75% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 187 183 274
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -1 14 £40,000 - 1
Chesterfield - 9 £25,500 -
Belper - 1 - -
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 23 (47.92%) SQL
1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 22 (45.83%) C#
3 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 19 (39.58%) Windows
4 19 (39.58%) Manufacturing
5 18 (37.50%) Electronics
5 18 (37.50%) Automotive
6 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 14 (29.17%) T-SQL
8 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
9 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (22.92%) Logistics
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (22.92%) System Testing
10 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
12 9 (18.75%) TargetLink
12 9 (18.75%) C
12 9 (18.75%) C++
12 9 (18.75%) EMC
12 9 (18.75%) Assembly Language
12 9 (18.75%) Linux
12 9 (18.75%) UML
12 9 (18.75%) Firmware
12 9 (18.75%) MATLAB
12 9 (18.75%) Simulink
12 9 (18.75%) Validation
12 9 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (18.75%) Schematic Capture

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Simulink
1 9 (18.75%) TargetLink
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) HFM
2 2 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (4.17%) SAP Business One
2 2 (4.17%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.25%) Essbase
4 3 (6.25%) Hyperion Smart View
4 3 (6.25%) OLAP
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.08%) MS Access
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (39.58%) Manufacturing
2 18 (37.50%) Automotive
2 18 (37.50%) Electronics
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (4.17%) Advertising
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Report Developer
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Developer
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Developer
2 11 (22.92%) T-SQL Developer
3 10 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Design Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Electronics Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Business Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (14.58%) SQL BI Developer
5 7 (14.58%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) MDX
2 3 (6.25%) Web Services
2 3 (6.25%) WPF
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.08%) J2EE
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
4 1 (2.08%) WCF
4 1 (2.08%) WinForms
4 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
2 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (22.92%) Logistics
2 11 (22.92%) System Testing
3 9 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (18.75%) Schematic Capture
3 9 (18.75%) UML
3 9 (18.75%) Validation
4 4 (8.33%) MVC
5 3 (6.25%) DRM
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.25%) SOA
6 2 (4.17%) B2B
6 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.17%) ERP
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.17%) Workflow
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) SQL
2 22 (45.83%) C#
3 14 (29.17%) T-SQL
4 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 9 (18.75%) Assembly Language
5 9 (18.75%) C
5 9 (18.75%) C++
5 9 (18.75%) MATLAB
6 8 (16.67%) VB6
7 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.50%) VBA
9 1 (2.08%) Java
9 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) ACCA
1 1 (2.08%) CIMA
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) EMC
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
4 3 (6.25%) Hyperion
5 2 (4.17%) SAP