The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 21 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 0.97% 7.62% 7.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 14.29% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% +3.92%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59 56 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 57.28% 53.33% 61.04%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 35
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

VB
Salary Trend in Durham

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

VB Salary Trend in Durham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Intranet
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) MSTest
4 1 (25.00%) Moq
4 1 (25.00%) Social Media
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) MS Access

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (25.00%) Moq
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
Stockton-on-Tees
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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