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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England / East Midlands
Rank 103 85 94
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 61 83 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.14% 2.64% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 4.90% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 47 75 81
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
1641 1693 1623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 57.66% 53.83% 50.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 1412 1429
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +1 26 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Northamptonshire +15 23 £42,500 - 5
Leicestershire -2 11 £35,500 -13.41% 3
Derbyshire -9 1 - -
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 108 (73.97%) .NET
2 105 (71.92%) C#
3 94 (64.38%) SQL
4 82 (56.16%) SQL Server
5 81 (55.48%) VB.NET
6 74 (50.68%) ASP.NET
7 65 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (30.14%) VB6
9 43 (29.45%) .NET Framework
10 40 (27.40%) HTML
11 36 (24.66%) MVC
12 29 (19.86%) VBA
13 28 (19.18%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (17.81%) Ajax
15 25 (17.12%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (16.44%) Degree
17 23 (15.75%) Microsoft
18 21 (14.38%) CSS
18 21 (14.38%) Change Management
18 21 (14.38%) Software Engineering
18 21 (14.38%) WCF
19 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET MVC
19 20 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (13.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 19 (13.01%) TDD
20 19 (13.01%) Windows
20 19 (13.01%) T-SQL
21 17 (11.64%) Client/Server
21 17 (11.64%) SQL Server 2014
21 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 14 (9.59%) SharePoint
1 14 (9.59%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (8.90%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (3.42%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 15 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.85%) Intranet
2 5 (3.42%) SNMP
2 5 (3.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (56.16%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (11.64%) NoSQL
3 17 (11.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 17 (11.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (9.59%) Crystal Reports
5 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database
6 8 (5.48%) SSDT
7 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) MS Access
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (11.64%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (8.22%) CruiseControl
3 12 (8.22%) MSBuild
3 12 (8.22%) Subversion
4 11 (7.53%) Visual Studio
5 9 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.68%) TestComplete
General
1 13 (8.90%) Finance
2 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.68%) Advertising
3 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.68%) Law
3 1 (0.68%) Marketing
3 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (69.18%) Developer
2 38 (26.03%) .NET Developer
3 30 (20.55%) VB Developer
4 27 (18.49%) Applications Developer
5 25 (17.12%) Senior Developer
6 17 (11.64%) C# Developer
6 17 (11.64%) Senior Applications Developer
7 16 (10.96%) VB6 Developer
8 15 (10.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (10.27%) Consultant
8 15 (10.27%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (6.85%) DBA
9 10 (6.85%) Implementation Consultant
9 10 (6.85%) SQL Developer
9 10 (6.85%) Technical Implementation Consultant
10 8 (5.48%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (5.48%) SharePoint Developer
11 7 (4.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.79%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (4.79%) Senior VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (73.97%) .NET
2 74 (50.68%) ASP.NET
3 43 (29.45%) .NET Framework
4 40 (27.40%) HTML
5 26 (17.81%) Ajax
6 25 (17.12%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (14.38%) CSS
7 21 (14.38%) WCF
8 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 17 (11.64%) Node.js
9 17 (11.64%) RESTful
10 15 (10.27%) ActiveX
10 15 (10.27%) Classic ASP
11 12 (8.22%) CSS3
12 10 (6.85%) HTML5
13 9 (6.16%) AngularJS
13 9 (6.16%) JSON
14 7 (4.79%) Entity Framework
14 7 (4.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.64%) Client/Server
3 16 (10.96%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.74%) e-Health
5 4 (2.74%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.01%) Windows
2 7 (4.79%) Linux
2 7 (4.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.66%) MVC
3 28 (19.18%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (14.38%) Change Management
4 21 (14.38%) Software Engineering
5 19 (13.01%) TDD
6 17 (11.64%) BDD
6 17 (11.64%) Web Application Development
7 15 (10.27%) Mentoring
8 13 (8.90%) Service Management
9 12 (8.22%) OO
9 12 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (8.22%) Scrum
10 11 (7.53%) Asset Management
11 10 (6.85%) Business Analysis
11 10 (6.85%) CRM
11 10 (6.85%) Knowledge Management
11 10 (6.85%) Translating Business Requirements
12 9 (6.16%) Analytics
12 9 (6.16%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 105 (71.92%) C#
2 94 (64.38%) SQL
3 81 (55.48%) VB.NET
4 44 (30.14%) VB6
5 29 (19.86%) VBA
6 19 (13.01%) T-SQL
7 17 (11.64%) Ruby
8 15 (10.27%) JavaScript
9 14 (9.59%) PowerShell
10 9 (6.16%) C++
11 6 (4.11%) C
12 4 (2.74%) PHP
12 4 (2.74%) VBScript
13 1 (0.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (16.44%) Degree
2 14 (9.59%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.11%) HND
3 6 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.05%) MCTS
6 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (3.42%) Nagios
1 5 (3.42%) OpenView
1 5 (3.42%) Tivoli
1 5 (3.42%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 23 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.27%) Oracle
3 8 (5.48%) Nintex
3 8 (5.48%) SAP
4 5 (3.42%) BMC
4 5 (3.42%) Compuware
4 5 (3.42%) HP
4 5 (3.42%) IBM
5 4 (2.74%) CA
5 4 (2.74%) Dynatrace
5 4 (2.74%) Nimsoft
6 3 (2.05%) Tableau
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + OT
Posted: 13 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago