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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 90 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 86 104 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.60% 2.84% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 5.76% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 63 93 74
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
1692 1806 1944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.20% 49.26% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1556 1735
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 34 £42,500 - 4
Nottinghamshire -7 17 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Leicestershire -10 13 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Derbyshire +16 12 £40,000 -
Lincolnshire - 5 £40,000 - 3
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 112 (71.34%) .NET
2 97 (61.78%) C#
3 92 (58.60%) SQL
4 87 (55.41%) VB.NET
5 75 (47.77%) ASP.NET
6 74 (47.13%) SQL Server
7 55 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (32.48%) Microsoft
9 47 (29.94%) VB6
10 41 (26.11%) MVC
11 36 (22.93%) WCF
11 36 (22.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (21.66%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (21.66%) VBA
13 33 (21.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 33 (21.02%) Web Application Development
14 29 (18.47%) RESTful
14 29 (18.47%) NoSQL
14 29 (18.47%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (18.47%) Security Cleared
14 29 (18.47%) HTML
15 28 (17.83%) Git (software)
15 28 (17.83%) Ruby
15 28 (17.83%) TDD
15 28 (17.83%) SQL Server 2014
15 28 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 28 (17.83%) BDD
15 28 (17.83%) Node.js
16 24 (15.29%) JavaScript
16 24 (15.29%) Windows

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 24 (15.29%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (4.46%) DNN
4 5 (3.18%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (3.18%) IIS
5 4 (2.55%) Apache
5 4 (2.55%) JBoss
5 4 (2.55%) K2 blackpearl
5 4 (2.55%) SAS
5 4 (2.55%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.27%) CMS
7 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) Simulink
3 1 (0.64%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.55%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.64%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.64%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.64%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.64%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.55%) RS-232
2 3 (1.91%) DHCP
2 3 (1.91%) DNS
2 3 (1.91%) Firewall
2 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.27%) Internet
3 2 (1.27%) Intranet
4 1 (0.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (47.13%) SQL Server
2 33 (21.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (18.47%) NoSQL
4 28 (17.83%) SQL Server 2014
5 19 (12.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (8.92%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (8.28%) MS Access
8 11 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (5.73%) Oracle Database
10 8 (5.10%) QlikView
10 8 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (2.55%) GIS
13 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.64%) Big Data
14 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (17.83%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.83%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.46%) CruiseControl
3 7 (4.46%) Selenium
3 7 (4.46%) SoapUI
4 6 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.91%) MSI
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.91%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.64%) Ant
General
1 14 (8.92%) Manufacturing
2 13 (8.28%) Legal
3 6 (3.82%) Electronics
3 6 (3.82%) Law
3 6 (3.82%) Retail
4 4 (2.55%) Advertising
4 4 (2.55%) Games
5 3 (1.91%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.91%) Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Automotive
6 2 (1.27%) Finance
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (66.88%) Developer
2 56 (35.67%) .NET Developer
3 19 (12.10%) C# Developer
4 18 (11.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (10.19%) Analyst
5 16 (10.19%) SQL Developer
6 15 (9.55%) SharePoint Developer
7 13 (8.28%) Applications Developer
7 13 (8.28%) Applications Support
7 13 (8.28%) VB Developer
7 13 (8.28%) VB.NET Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Administrator
8 12 (7.64%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Support Analyst
9 11 (7.01%) Applications Support Analyst
10 10 (6.37%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (5.73%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 9 (5.73%) DBA
11 9 (5.73%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (5.10%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (71.34%) .NET
2 75 (47.77%) ASP.NET
3 36 (22.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 36 (22.93%) WCF
4 29 (18.47%) ASP.NET Web API
4 29 (18.47%) HTML
4 29 (18.47%) RESTful
5 28 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 28 (17.83%) Node.js
6 20 (12.74%) CSS
7 18 (11.46%) Classic ASP
8 16 (10.19%) .NET Framework
9 11 (7.01%) Ajax
10 10 (6.37%) XML
11 9 (5.73%) HTML5
12 8 (5.10%) ActiveX
12 8 (5.10%) WinForms
13 7 (4.46%) SOAP
14 6 (3.82%) Entity Framework
15 5 (3.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.73%) Client/Server
2 6 (3.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.55%) Driving Licence
3 4 (2.55%) iPad
3 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.91%) Life Science
5 1 (0.64%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.64%) Clustering
5 1 (0.64%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.64%) Photography
5 1 (0.64%) SCADA
5 1 (0.64%) User Experience
5 1 (0.64%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.29%) Windows
2 13 (8.28%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.55%) Solaris
4 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.91%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.91%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.91%) Windows NT
5 3 (1.91%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.27%) Android
6 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.27%) Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.11%) MVC
3 34 (21.66%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (21.02%) Web Application Development
5 28 (17.83%) BDD
5 28 (17.83%) TDD
6 14 (8.92%) Analytics
7 13 (8.28%) Business Analytics
8 12 (7.64%) E-Commerce
8 12 (7.64%) ITIL
8 12 (7.64%) Software Engineering
9 10 (6.37%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (5.73%) Capacity Management
10 9 (5.73%) Problem Management
10 9 (5.73%) Release Management
11 8 (5.10%) CRM
11 8 (5.10%) SDLC
12 7 (4.46%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (4.46%) Extreme Programming
12 7 (4.46%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (61.78%) C#
2 92 (58.60%) SQL
3 87 (55.41%) VB.NET
4 47 (29.94%) VB6
5 34 (21.66%) VBA
6 28 (17.83%) Ruby
7 24 (15.29%) JavaScript
8 18 (11.46%) T-SQL
9 17 (10.83%) PowerShell
9 17 (10.83%) VBScript
10 10 (6.37%) C++
11 5 (3.18%) Bourne shell
11 5 (3.18%) C
11 5 (3.18%) Java
11 5 (3.18%) MATLAB
11 5 (3.18%) PHP
11 5 (3.18%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.64%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 29 (18.47%) Security Cleared
2 19 (12.10%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.64%) Degree
4 4 (2.55%) ISEB
5 3 (1.91%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.91%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.18%) Firmware
3 4 (2.55%) XenApp
4 3 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.91%) AppDNA
1 3 (1.91%) SCCM
2 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 51 (32.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.10%) Oracle
3 12 (7.64%) SAP
4 5 (3.18%) DevExpress
5 4 (2.55%) Cisco
5 4 (2.55%) Citrix
5 4 (2.55%) VMware
6 3 (1.91%) AppSense
6 3 (1.91%) BMC
7 1 (0.64%) EMC
7 1 (0.64%) Epicor
7 1 (0.64%) Google
7 1 (0.64%) hybris
7 1 (0.64%) NetApp
7 1 (0.64%) Nintex
7 1 (0.64%) Symantec
7 1 (0.64%) Telerik
7 1 (0.64%) Twitter
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