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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 108 111 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -48
Permanent jobs citing VB 75 86 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.03% 2.38% 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 4.28% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 68 73 104
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,100 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £49,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1914 2009 1774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.83% 55.70% 57.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1723 1753 1597
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,994
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -6 27 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Nottinghamshire -25 18 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Leicestershire +22 15 £26,000 -21.80% 3
Derbyshire +13 12 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Lincolnshire +16 1 £25,000 -26.47% 1
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 133 (79.17%) .NET
2 131 (77.98%) C#
3 97 (57.74%) ASP.NET
4 95 (56.55%) SQL Server
5 91 (54.17%) SQL
6 75 (44.64%) VB.NET
7 58 (34.52%) JavaScript
8 56 (33.33%) HTML
9 49 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 47 (27.98%) T-SQL
11 46 (27.38%) XML
12 45 (26.79%) Windows
13 43 (25.60%) MVC
14 40 (23.81%) CSS
15 38 (22.62%) jQuery
16 34 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
18 29 (17.26%) WCF
19 28 (16.67%) MS Excel
20 27 (16.07%) VBScript
21 26 (15.48%) .NET Framework
21 26 (15.48%) Degree
22 25 (14.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 25 (14.88%) ASP.NET Web API
23 24 (14.29%) TDD
23 24 (14.29%) Ruby
23 24 (14.29%) Ajax
24 23 (13.69%) Oracle
24 23 (13.69%) ASP.NET MVC
24 23 (13.69%) Web Application Development

VB
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (12.50%) Node.js
2 20 (11.90%) IIS
2 20 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (6.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.98%) CMS
5 4 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.38%) DNN
6 2 (1.19%) Lync
6 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.19%) FileNet
6 2 (1.19%) Apache
6 2 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.19%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) MS Office
3 2 (1.19%) Simulink
3 2 (1.19%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.60%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.60%) Summit
2 1 (0.60%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) SaaS
1 2 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.57%) DNS
2 5 (2.98%) WAN
2 5 (2.98%) Internet
3 4 (2.38%) SNMP
3 4 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.79%) LAN
5 2 (1.19%) HTTP
5 2 (1.19%) Intranet
5 2 (1.19%) Extranet
6 1 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (56.55%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 16 (9.52%) MySQL
5 14 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (5.95%) Data Mining
7 10 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (5.36%) Oracle Database
8 9 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.38%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.38%) Big Data
11 3 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.74%) CruiseControl
4 10 (5.95%) TestComplete
5 9 (5.36%) MSBuild
5 9 (5.36%) Subversion
6 6 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.98%) Selenium
8 4 (2.38%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.79%) Ranorex
9 3 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.19%) NUnit
10 2 (1.19%) MSTest
10 2 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (1.19%) Moq
General
1 12 (7.14%) Retail
2 7 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.98%) Electronics
4 4 (2.38%) Automotive
4 4 (2.38%) Law
4 4 (2.38%) Games
5 2 (1.19%) Advertising
5 2 (1.19%) Finance
6 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 116 (69.05%) Developer
2 61 (36.31%) .NET Developer
3 22 (13.10%) Software Developer
4 20 (11.90%) Analyst
5 17 (10.12%) Software Engineer
6 16 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
7 12 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 11 (6.55%) Support Analyst
8 11 (6.55%) Junior
9 10 (5.95%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.95%) VB Developer
9 10 (5.95%) VB6 Developer
9 10 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (5.36%) SQL Developer
10 9 (5.36%) Junior Developer
10 9 (5.36%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.36%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.76%) Graduate
11 8 (4.76%) Customer Support Analyst
11 8 (4.76%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (79.17%) .NET
2 97 (57.74%) ASP.NET
3 56 (33.33%) HTML
4 46 (27.38%) XML
5 40 (23.81%) CSS
6 38 (22.62%) jQuery
7 29 (17.26%) WCF
8 26 (15.48%) .NET Framework
9 25 (14.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (14.29%) Ajax
11 23 (13.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (12.50%) RESTful
13 17 (10.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (5.95%) WinForms
14 10 (5.95%) XSL
15 9 (5.36%) ActiveX
15 9 (5.36%) .NET Compact Framework
16 8 (4.76%) Classic ASP
17 6 (3.57%) WPF
18 4 (2.38%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.55%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.19%) EPoS
5 2 (1.19%) EFT
5 2 (1.19%) iPhone
5 2 (1.19%) iSeries
5 2 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.19%) Social Media
6 1 (0.60%) Kindle
6 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.60%) NHS
6 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.60%) Physics
6 1 (0.60%) FMCG
6 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (26.79%) Windows
2 16 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.36%) Linux
5 7 (4.17%) Android
6 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.38%) Windows Vista
7 4 (2.38%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.38%) UNIX
7 4 (2.38%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.60%) MVC
2 34 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (14.29%) TDD
5 23 (13.69%) Web Application Development
6 21 (12.50%) BDD
6 21 (12.50%) OO
7 17 (10.12%) Software Engineering
7 17 (10.12%) Web Development
8 15 (8.93%) ITIL
9 14 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (7.74%) OOP
11 12 (7.14%) Regression Testing
11 12 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (3.57%) Android Development
12 6 (3.57%) iOS Development
13 5 (2.98%) Web Design
13 5 (2.98%) Software Architecture
14 4 (2.38%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 131 (77.98%) C#
2 91 (54.17%) SQL
3 75 (44.64%) VB.NET
4 58 (34.52%) JavaScript
5 47 (27.98%) T-SQL
6 27 (16.07%) VBScript
7 24 (14.29%) Ruby
8 22 (13.10%) VB6
9 18 (10.71%) C++
9 18 (10.71%) Java
10 10 (5.95%) VBA
11 8 (4.76%) Perl
12 7 (4.17%) C
12 7 (4.17%) PowerShell
13 6 (3.57%) PHP
14 5 (2.98%) Python
15 4 (2.38%) Assembly Language
16 3 (1.79%) MATLAB
17 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.60%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 26 (15.48%) Degree
2 14 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.79%) ISEB
4 3 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (1.79%) MCTS
5 1 (0.60%) MCITP
5 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.60%) MCP
5 1 (0.60%) MCAD
5 1 (0.60%) MCSE
5 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.14%) SLA
2 4 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) HL7
3 1 (0.60%) DICOM
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.98%) Firmware
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.38%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (2.38%) Netcool
1 4 (2.38%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 4 (2.38%) WSUS
1 4 (2.38%) SCCM
2 2 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.19%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 49 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.69%) Oracle
3 8 (4.76%) Citrix
4 7 (4.17%) IBM
5 5 (2.98%) EMC
5 5 (2.98%) SAP
6 4 (2.38%) Compuware
6 4 (2.38%) Remedy
6 4 (2.38%) Splunk
7 2 (1.19%) Tableau
7 2 (1.19%) Telerik
7 2 (1.19%) Axway
7 2 (1.19%) Tumbleweed
7 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.19%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.19%) webMethods
7 2 (1.19%) Software AG
7 2 (1.19%) BMC
7 2 (1.19%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco
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Posted: 11 hours ago
Northamptonshire
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Salary: £18 - £20k DOE + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + possible relocation allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
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Gala Leisure (Gala Bingo)
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 35,000-45,000
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Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: 35,000-45,000
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
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