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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 37 21
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 2.75% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.49% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
53 91 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 40.46% 50.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 53 75 24
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Durham region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL