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

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 96 95 94
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 82 100 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.48% 2.62% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.78% 5.41% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 64 90 78
Median salary £40,325 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.81% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1715 1850 1941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.80% 48.52% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 1612 1666
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 +16 30 £42,000 -1.17%
Nottinghamshire -16 23 £39,250 +12.14% 3
Leicestershire -7 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Derbyshire +18 7 - - 2
Lincolnshire -15 4 £40,000 -38.46% 1
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 115 (68.05%) .NET
2 107 (63.31%) C#
3 101 (59.76%) SQL
4 93 (55.03%) VB.NET
5 81 (47.93%) ASP.NET
6 71 (42.01%) SQL Server
7 64 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (29.59%) VB6
9 49 (28.99%) Microsoft
10 45 (26.63%) MVC
11 37 (21.89%) Security Cleared
12 36 (21.30%) WCF
13 33 (19.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (17.75%) Web Application Development
15 29 (17.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 29 (17.16%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (17.16%) VBA
16 28 (16.57%) HTML
16 28 (16.57%) Windows
17 26 (15.38%) RESTful
17 26 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (15.38%) NoSQL
18 25 (14.79%) BDD
18 25 (14.79%) Node.js
18 25 (14.79%) SQL Server 2014
18 25 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 25 (14.79%) Git (software)
18 25 (14.79%) Ruby
18 25 (14.79%) TDD
19 24 (14.20%) .NET Framework

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 21 (12.43%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (4.14%) Apache
3 7 (4.14%) DNN
3 7 (4.14%) JBoss
3 7 (4.14%) SAS
3 7 (4.14%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.78%) IIS
6 2 (1.18%) CMS
6 2 (1.18%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.37%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.59%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.59%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.59%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.14%) Firewall
2 4 (2.37%) RS-232
3 3 (1.78%) DHCP
3 3 (1.78%) DNS
3 3 (1.78%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.78%) VoIP
3 3 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.18%) Intranet
5 1 (0.59%) LAN
5 1 (0.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (42.01%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 25 (14.79%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (8.88%) Oracle Database
7 14 (8.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
9 12 (7.10%) MS Access
9 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (4.73%) QlikView
11 7 (4.14%) GIS
12 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects XI
14 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 25 (14.79%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.83%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.14%) CruiseControl
3 7 (4.14%) Selenium
3 7 (4.14%) SoapUI
4 6 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.78%) MSI
5 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.78%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 13 (7.69%) Legal
2 11 (6.51%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.73%) Retail
4 5 (2.96%) Advertising
4 5 (2.96%) Finance
5 4 (2.37%) Electronics
5 4 (2.37%) Law
6 3 (1.78%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.78%) Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Games
8 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (65.68%) Developer
2 61 (36.09%) .NET Developer
3 25 (14.79%) C# Developer
4 24 (14.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (11.83%) Applications Developer
6 19 (11.24%) Senior Developer
7 18 (10.65%) Analyst
7 18 (10.65%) SQL Developer
8 17 (10.06%) Administrator
9 16 (9.47%) VB Developer
9 16 (9.47%) VB.NET Developer
10 15 (8.88%) Applications Support
10 15 (8.88%) DBA
11 12 (7.10%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (7.10%) SharePoint Developer
12 11 (6.51%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 11 (6.51%) Senior Applications Developer
12 11 (6.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 11 (6.51%) Senior C# Developer
13 10 (5.92%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (68.05%) .NET
2 81 (47.93%) ASP.NET
3 36 (21.30%) WCF
4 33 (19.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (16.57%) HTML
6 26 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (15.38%) RESTful
7 25 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 25 (14.79%) Node.js
8 24 (14.20%) .NET Framework
9 22 (13.02%) CSS
10 18 (10.65%) Classic ASP
11 15 (8.88%) Ajax
12 13 (7.69%) WinForms
13 10 (5.92%) Entity Framework
13 10 (5.92%) XML
14 9 (5.33%) HTML5
15 7 (4.14%) Code First Entity Framework
15 7 (4.14%) SOAP
15 7 (4.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.51%) Client/Server
2 8 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.14%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.78%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.78%) iPad
5 3 (1.78%) Life Science
5 3 (1.78%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.59%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.59%) Clustering
6 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.59%) Photography
6 1 (0.59%) SCADA
6 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.57%) Windows
2 16 (9.47%) Windows Server
3 11 (6.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.14%) Solaris
4 7 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.55%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.78%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.78%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.78%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.78%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.18%) Android
8 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (26.63%) MVC
3 30 (17.75%) Web Application Development
4 29 (17.16%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (14.79%) BDD
5 25 (14.79%) TDD
6 23 (13.61%) Analytics
7 22 (13.02%) Business Analytics
8 16 (9.47%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (8.88%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.10%) ITIL
10 12 (7.10%) Translating Business Requirements
11 9 (5.33%) Business Analysis
11 9 (5.33%) Capacity Management
11 9 (5.33%) Coaching
11 9 (5.33%) Problem Management
11 9 (5.33%) Release Management
11 9 (5.33%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.73%) CRM
12 8 (4.73%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 107 (63.31%) C#
2 101 (59.76%) SQL
3 93 (55.03%) VB.NET
4 50 (29.59%) VB6
5 29 (17.16%) VBA
6 25 (14.79%) Ruby
7 23 (13.61%) JavaScript
8 17 (10.06%) T-SQL
9 16 (9.47%) VBScript
10 14 (8.28%) PowerShell
11 11 (6.51%) C++
12 5 (2.96%) Bourne shell
12 5 (2.96%) Java
12 5 (2.96%) PHP
13 4 (2.37%) C
13 4 (2.37%) MATLAB
13 4 (2.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (21.89%) Security Cleared
2 21 (12.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.10%) Degree
4 7 (4.14%) ISEB
5 3 (1.78%) HND
5 3 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.78%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) GMP
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.37%) Firmware
3 4 (2.37%) XenApp
4 3 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.78%) AppDNA
1 3 (1.78%) SCCM
2 1 (0.59%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.02%) Oracle
3 12 (7.10%) SAP
4 7 (4.14%) VMware
5 5 (2.96%) DevExpress
6 4 (2.37%) Cisco
6 4 (2.37%) Citrix
7 3 (1.78%) AppSense
7 3 (1.78%) BMC
8 1 (0.59%) Epicor
8 1 (0.59%) Google
8 1 (0.59%) NetApp
8 1 (0.59%) Siemens
8 1 (0.59%) Symantec
8 1 (0.59%) Telerik
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