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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 26 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.31% 1.75% 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.08% 2.70% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -16.03%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
65 74 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 42.48% 64.91% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 48 68 63
Median salary £37,250 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Durham region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Darlington - 2 £40,000 -
VB
North East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) VB6
4 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 4 (57.14%) Microservices
4 4 (57.14%) Handlebars
5 2 (28.57%) Power BI
5 2 (28.57%) R
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics

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 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) OLAP
3 2 (28.57%) OLTP
3 2 (28.57%) Power BI
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) VB Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) Handlebars
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Microservices
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) VB6
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) R