The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 95 101 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB 87 86 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.77% 2.41% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.24% 4.69% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 67 81 75
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
VB
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1660 1833 2062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 52.92% 51.33% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1587 1817
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VB
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

VB Salary Trend in the East Midlands

VB
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

VB
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 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
Northamptonshire +26 31 £42,500 - 4
Derbyshire -5 22 £37,500 -6.25%
Nottinghamshire +8 17 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Leicestershire -4 11 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Lincolnshire -3 2 £31,250 -21.87%
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VB.

1 107 (66.05%) .NET
2 92 (56.79%) C#
2 92 (56.79%) SQL
3 82 (50.62%) SQL Server
4 73 (45.06%) VB.NET
5 60 (37.04%) ASP.NET
6 55 (33.95%) Microsoft
7 44 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (26.54%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (24.69%) MVC
9 40 (24.69%) VB6
10 32 (19.75%) VBA
10 32 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (19.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 31 (19.14%) WCF
12 30 (18.52%) TDD
12 30 (18.52%) Windows
13 29 (17.90%) RESTful
13 29 (17.90%) Web Application Development
13 29 (17.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 28 (17.28%) SQL Server 2014
14 28 (17.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 28 (17.28%) Git (software)
14 28 (17.28%) BDD
14 28 (17.28%) NoSQL
14 28 (17.28%) Node.js
14 28 (17.28%) Ruby
15 27 (16.67%) Security Cleared
16 25 (15.43%) HTML
17 23 (14.20%) Oracle

VB
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 28 (17.28%) Node.js
2 16 (9.88%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (3.70%) DNN
5 5 (3.09%) IIS
5 5 (3.09%) K2 blackpearl
5 5 (3.09%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.85%) Apache
6 3 (1.85%) JBoss
6 3 (1.85%) SAS
6 3 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.85%) MS Office
2 3 (1.85%) Simulink
2 3 (1.85%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) LabWindows
2 3 (1.85%) Infor M3
2 3 (1.85%) SAP Business One
2 3 (1.85%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.23%) HFM
4 1 (0.62%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.62%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.62%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.47%) RS-232
3 3 (1.85%) DHCP
3 3 (1.85%) DNS
3 3 (1.85%) Firewall
3 3 (1.85%) RFID
4 2 (1.23%) Internet
4 2 (1.23%) Modbus
5 1 (0.62%) Intranet
5 1 (0.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (50.62%) SQL Server
2 31 (19.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (17.28%) NoSQL
3 28 (17.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 23 (14.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (9.26%) MS Access
6 10 (6.17%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (4.94%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.47%) QlikView
9 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.85%) MySQL
11 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.23%) Essbase
11 2 (1.23%) OLAP
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (17.28%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.70%) CruiseControl
3 6 (3.70%) Selenium
3 6 (3.70%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.85%) MSI
4 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.85%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (1.23%) Ant
5 2 (1.23%) Moq
5 2 (1.23%) MSTest
5 2 (1.23%) NUnit
5 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (11.73%) Manufacturing
2 10 (6.17%) Electronics
3 9 (5.56%) Legal
4 6 (3.70%) Automotive
5 5 (3.09%) Law
6 4 (2.47%) Games
6 4 (2.47%) Retail
7 3 (1.85%) Advertising
7 3 (1.85%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.85%) Banking
7 3 (1.85%) Finance
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (60.49%) Developer
2 46 (28.40%) .NET Developer
3 18 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 15 (9.26%) Analyst
5 13 (8.02%) C# Developer
5 13 (8.02%) SharePoint Developer
6 12 (7.41%) Administrator
6 12 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 12 (7.41%) VB Developer
7 11 (6.79%) Applications Support
7 11 (6.79%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
9 8 (4.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (4.94%) Database Analyst
9 8 (4.94%) DBA
9 8 (4.94%) VB6 Developer
10 7 (4.32%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (66.05%) .NET
2 60 (37.04%) ASP.NET
3 32 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (19.14%) WCF
5 29 (17.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (17.90%) RESTful
6 28 (17.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 25 (15.43%) HTML
8 15 (9.26%) Classic ASP
9 13 (8.02%) XML
10 11 (6.79%) CSS
11 8 (4.94%) ActiveX
12 7 (4.32%) .NET Framework
13 6 (3.70%) SOAP
14 5 (3.09%) EDI
14 5 (3.09%) jQuery
15 4 (2.47%) HTML5
15 4 (2.47%) WinForms
16 3 (1.85%) Web Services
16 3 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.47%) Driving Licence
3 4 (2.47%) iPad
4 3 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.85%) Life Science
4 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.85%) SCADA
5 2 (1.23%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.62%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.62%) AS400
6 1 (0.62%) Clustering
6 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
6 1 (0.62%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.52%) Windows
2 15 (9.26%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.09%) Linux
5 3 (1.85%) Solaris
5 3 (1.85%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.85%) Windows NT
5 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.85%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.23%) Android
6 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.23%) Unix
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (26.54%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (24.69%) MVC
4 30 (18.52%) TDD
5 29 (17.90%) Web Application Development
6 28 (17.28%) BDD
7 20 (12.35%) ITIL
8 14 (8.64%) Software Engineering
9 13 (8.02%) Analytics
10 12 (7.41%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.79%) Business Analytics
12 9 (5.56%) Capacity Management
12 9 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (5.56%) Problem Management
12 9 (5.56%) Release Management
13 8 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (4.94%) SDLC
14 7 (4.32%) CRM
14 7 (4.32%) Data Management
14 7 (4.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (56.79%) C#
1 92 (56.79%) SQL
2 73 (45.06%) VB.NET
3 40 (24.69%) VB6
4 32 (19.75%) VBA
5 28 (17.28%) Ruby
6 19 (11.73%) JavaScript
6 19 (11.73%) T-SQL
7 18 (11.11%) VBScript
8 16 (9.88%) PowerShell
9 13 (8.02%) C++
10 12 (7.41%) C
11 10 (6.17%) Java
12 8 (4.94%) PHP
13 7 (4.32%) MATLAB
14 5 (3.09%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.85%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.62%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 27 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.94%) Degree
4 5 (3.09%) HND
5 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.62%) ACCA
6 1 (0.62%) CIMA
6 1 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.85%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (8.02%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.32%) Firmware
3 4 (2.47%) XenApp
4 3 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) AppDNA
1 3 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 55 (33.95%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.20%) Oracle
3 16 (9.88%) SAP
4 4 (2.47%) Cisco
4 4 (2.47%) Citrix
4 4 (2.47%) Infor
4 4 (2.47%) VMware
5 3 (1.85%) AppSense
5 3 (1.85%) BMC
5 3 (1.85%) EMC
5 3 (1.85%) Kronos
6 2 (1.23%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.62%) Cognos
7 1 (0.62%) Epicor
7 1 (0.62%) IBM
7 1 (0.62%) Informatica
7 1 (0.62%) NetApp
7 1 (0.62%) Symantec
7 1 (0.62%) Telerik
7 1 (0.62%) TIBCO
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