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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 99 78 108
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +30
Permanent jobs citing VB 83 113 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.61% 3.24% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% 5.81% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 61 109 67
Median salary £41,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
1712 1946 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.85% 55.71% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1628 1708
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,500 £24,969
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +20 37 £42,500 - 3
Nottinghamshire -22 22 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Leicestershire -7 13 £45,000 +21.62% 2
Derbyshire -10 8 £37,500 +3.44%
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 119 (75.32%) C#
2 116 (73.42%) .NET
3 98 (62.03%) VB.NET
4 93 (58.86%) SQL
5 89 (56.33%) ASP.NET
6 77 (48.73%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (43.67%) SQL Server
8 52 (32.91%) VB6
9 49 (31.01%) .NET Framework
10 47 (29.75%) MVC
11 31 (19.62%) Microsoft
12 30 (18.99%) WCF
12 30 (18.99%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (18.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (17.09%) HTML
15 26 (16.46%) Ajax
16 24 (15.19%) Web Application Development
16 24 (15.19%) TDD
17 23 (14.56%) VBA
17 23 (14.56%) NoSQL
17 23 (14.56%) Security Cleared
18 22 (13.92%) Ruby
18 22 (13.92%) BDD
18 22 (13.92%) Git (software)
18 22 (13.92%) RESTful
18 22 (13.92%) Node.js
18 22 (13.92%) CSS
18 22 (13.92%) Classic ASP
18 22 (13.92%) Windows
18 22 (13.92%) SharePoint

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 22 (13.92%) SharePoint
2 18 (11.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 14 (8.86%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.16%) K2 blackpearl
4 5 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.53%) Apache
5 4 (2.53%) JBoss
5 4 (2.53%) SAS
6 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.27%) CMS
6 2 (1.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) DNN
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) Intranet
2 5 (3.16%) SNMP
3 4 (2.53%) Firewall
4 3 (1.90%) VoIP
4 3 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (43.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.56%) NoSQL
3 22 (13.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 19 (12.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (10.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (8.86%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (8.86%) Oracle Database
7 9 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.16%) GIS
8 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.90%) SSDT
10 2 (1.27%) QlikView
10 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (13.92%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.70%) CruiseControl
2 9 (5.70%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.06%) MSBuild
3 8 (5.06%) Subversion
4 6 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.63%) Selenium
6 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (5.70%) Finance
2 5 (3.16%) Retail
3 4 (2.53%) Advertising
3 4 (2.53%) Legal
4 2 (1.27%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 111 (70.25%) Developer
2 56 (35.44%) .NET Developer
3 31 (19.62%) VB Developer
4 30 (18.99%) Senior Developer
5 29 (18.35%) Applications Developer
6 27 (17.09%) C# Developer
7 25 (15.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (12.03%) Senior Applications Developer
9 15 (9.49%) Senior .NET Developer
10 14 (8.86%) DBA
10 14 (8.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 14 (8.86%) Senior C# Developer
10 14 (8.86%) VB6 Developer
11 13 (8.23%) Administrator
12 11 (6.96%) SharePoint Developer
13 10 (6.33%) Senior VB Developer
13 10 (6.33%) SQL Developer
13 10 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
14 8 (5.06%) Support Engineer
15 7 (4.43%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (73.42%) .NET
2 89 (56.33%) ASP.NET
3 49 (31.01%) .NET Framework
4 30 (18.99%) ASP.NET Web API
4 30 (18.99%) WCF
5 29 (18.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (17.09%) HTML
7 26 (16.46%) Ajax
8 22 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 22 (13.92%) Classic ASP
8 22 (13.92%) CSS
8 22 (13.92%) Node.js
8 22 (13.92%) RESTful
9 16 (10.13%) Entity Framework
10 13 (8.23%) ActiveX
11 11 (6.96%) AngularJS
12 9 (5.70%) WinForms
13 7 (4.43%) HTML5
13 7 (4.43%) Web Services
13 7 (4.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.03%) Client/Server
3 14 (8.86%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.70%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.53%) e-Health
6 3 (1.90%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.63%) Photography
8 1 (0.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.92%) Windows
2 7 (4.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.80%) Linux
4 5 (3.16%) Unix
5 4 (2.53%) Solaris
5 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.90%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (48.73%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (29.75%) MVC
3 24 (15.19%) TDD
3 24 (15.19%) Web Application Development
4 22 (13.92%) BDD
4 22 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (12.03%) Analytics
5 19 (12.03%) Mentoring
6 18 (11.39%) Business Analytics
7 17 (10.76%) Translating Business Requirements
8 16 (10.13%) Change Management
8 16 (10.13%) Service Management
8 16 (10.13%) Software Engineering
9 14 (8.86%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (8.23%) OO
10 13 (8.23%) Scrum
11 11 (6.96%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.96%) Workflow
12 10 (6.33%) Business Analysis
13 8 (5.06%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (75.32%) C#
2 98 (62.03%) VB.NET
3 93 (58.86%) SQL
4 52 (32.91%) VB6
5 23 (14.56%) VBA
6 22 (13.92%) Ruby
7 17 (10.76%) JavaScript
7 17 (10.76%) PowerShell
8 15 (9.49%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.16%) C++
10 3 (1.90%) Java
10 3 (1.90%) VBScript
11 2 (1.27%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (14.56%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.39%) Degree
3 9 (5.70%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.80%) HND
4 6 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.16%) ISEB
6 4 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) GMP
1 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.16%) vSphere
2 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.16%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (3.16%) Nagios
1 5 (3.16%) OpenView
1 5 (3.16%) Tivoli
1 5 (3.16%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 31 (19.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.86%) Oracle
3 12 (7.59%) SAP
4 8 (5.06%) Nintex
5 5 (3.16%) BMC
5 5 (3.16%) Compuware
5 5 (3.16%) HP
5 5 (3.16%) IBM
6 4 (2.53%) CA
6 4 (2.53%) Dynatrace
6 4 (2.53%) Nimsoft
7 3 (1.90%) VMware
8 2 (1.27%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.63%) Google
9 1 (0.63%) Siemens
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