The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
North East / Durham
Rank - 27 20
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 1.72% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.51% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
49 57 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 44.14% 49.14% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 41 33
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,459 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Durham region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) VB6

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago