The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 43 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.40% 5.69% 3.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.19% 10.06% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 12
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
215 308 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 57.33% 56.51% 59.19%
Number of salaries quoted 177 269 207
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Derbyshire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield +2 5 £42,500 +66.66%
Derby -7 4 £36,250 -9.37%
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) Business Analytics
3 11 (68.75%) Analytics
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
3 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (68.75%) VB6
4 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
4 5 (31.25%) vSphere
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Tivoli
4 5 (31.25%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (31.25%) Nagios
4 5 (31.25%) Unix
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) SNMP
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) Compuware
4 5 (31.25%) OpenView
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) BMC
4 5 (31.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (25.00%) Structured Programming
5 4 (25.00%) Nimsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (25.00%) Dynatrace
5 4 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Analytics
1 11 (68.75%) Business Analytics
1 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Structured Programming
3 1 (6.25%) Information Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (31.25%) Nagios
1 5 (31.25%) OpenView
1 5 (31.25%) Tivoli
1 5 (31.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) BMC
2 5 (31.25%) Compuware
2 5 (31.25%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) CA
3 4 (25.00%) Dynatrace
3 4 (25.00%) Nimsoft