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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 103 98 88
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB 74 94 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.33% 2.56% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.32% 4.95% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62 87 98
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
1714 1899 2148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.93% 51.73% 55.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1659 1859
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +27 29 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Nottinghamshire +9 18 £27,500 -7.56% 3
Derbyshire -17 16 £40,000 - 1
Leicestershire +4 9 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Lincolnshire 0 1 £22,500 -43.75%
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 108 (66.26%) .NET
2 88 (53.99%) C#
3 86 (52.76%) SQL Server
4 81 (49.69%) SQL
5 66 (40.49%) VB.NET
6 58 (35.58%) ASP.NET
7 53 (32.52%) Microsoft
8 41 (25.15%) MVC
9 39 (23.93%) VB6
10 38 (23.31%) Business Intelligence
11 37 (22.70%) Windows
12 34 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (19.02%) HTML
14 29 (17.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (17.18%) WCF
15 28 (17.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (16.56%) TDD
17 25 (15.34%) Ruby
17 25 (15.34%) BDD
17 25 (15.34%) NoSQL
17 25 (15.34%) Node.js
17 25 (15.34%) Git (software)
17 25 (15.34%) RESTful
17 25 (15.34%) Web Application Development
17 25 (15.34%) ASP.NET Web API
17 25 (15.34%) SQL Server 2014
17 25 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 24 (14.72%) T-SQL
18 24 (14.72%) VBA
19 23 (14.11%) JavaScript

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 25 (15.34%) Node.js
2 12 (7.36%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.52%) Skype for Business
4 7 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (3.68%) IIS
6 5 (3.07%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (1.23%) DNN
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.61%) Apache
8 1 (0.61%) JBoss
8 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.29%) Simulink
2 7 (4.29%) TargetLink
3 2 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) LabWindows
2 3 (1.84%) HFM
2 3 (1.84%) Infor M3
2 3 (1.84%) SAP Business One
2 3 (1.84%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.61%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.61%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.61%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.07%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.45%) RS-232
3 3 (1.84%) Internet
3 3 (1.84%) Modbus
3 3 (1.84%) RFID
4 2 (1.23%) DHCP
4 2 (1.23%) DNS
4 2 (1.23%) Firewall
5 1 (0.61%) Intranet
5 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (52.76%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (15.34%) NoSQL
3 25 (15.34%) SQL Server 2014
4 23 (14.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (6.13%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (6.13%) MS Access
6 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.84%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.84%) Essbase
8 3 (1.84%) MySQL
8 3 (1.84%) OLAP
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.23%) Hyperion Smart View
9 2 (1.23%) QlikView
10 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 25 (15.34%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.23%) Ant
3 2 (1.23%) CruiseControl
3 2 (1.23%) Moq
3 2 (1.23%) MSTest
3 2 (1.23%) NUnit
3 2 (1.23%) Selenium
3 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.61%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.61%) JIRA
4 1 (0.61%) MSI
4 1 (0.61%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 20 (12.27%) Manufacturing
2 13 (7.98%) Electronics
3 12 (7.36%) Automotive
4 5 (3.07%) Law
4 5 (3.07%) Legal
5 4 (2.45%) Finance
6 3 (1.84%) Advertising
6 3 (1.84%) Games
7 2 (1.23%) Retail
7 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (61.35%) Developer
2 45 (27.61%) .NET Developer
3 16 (9.82%) SQL Developer
4 14 (8.59%) VB Developer
5 11 (6.75%) Analyst
5 11 (6.75%) SharePoint Developer
6 10 (6.13%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.52%) C# Developer
7 9 (5.52%) VB6 Developer
8 8 (4.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (4.91%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (4.91%) ICT Technician
8 8 (4.91%) Junior Developer
8 8 (4.91%) Report Developer
8 8 (4.91%) SQL BI Developer
8 8 (4.91%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (4.91%) SSIS Developer
8 8 (4.91%) SSRS Developer
8 8 (4.91%) Systems Developer
8 8 (4.91%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (66.26%) .NET
2 58 (35.58%) ASP.NET
3 31 (19.02%) HTML
4 28 (17.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (17.18%) WCF
5 25 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 25 (15.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (15.34%) RESTful
6 16 (9.82%) XML
7 12 (7.36%) Classic ASP
8 11 (6.75%) .NET Framework
9 10 (6.13%) CSS
10 9 (5.52%) ActiveX
11 8 (4.91%) jQuery
12 5 (3.07%) WinForms
13 4 (2.45%) EDI
13 4 (2.45%) Entity Framework
13 4 (2.45%) Web Services
13 4 (2.45%) WPF
14 3 (1.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.45%) iPad
2 4 (2.45%) SCADA
3 3 (1.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.84%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.23%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.23%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.23%) Xbox
5 1 (0.61%) AS400
5 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.61%) Clustering
5 1 (0.61%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.70%) Windows
2 16 (9.82%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.13%) Linux
4 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.84%) Unix
6 1 (0.61%) Android
6 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.61%) Solaris
6 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.61%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.15%) MVC
2 38 (23.31%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (16.56%) TDD
5 25 (15.34%) BDD
5 25 (15.34%) Web Application Development
6 18 (11.04%) ITIL
7 17 (10.43%) Software Engineering
8 10 (6.13%) Unit Testing
9 9 (5.52%) Analytics
9 9 (5.52%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.91%) Logistics
10 8 (4.91%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (4.91%) Scrum
10 8 (4.91%) System Testing
11 7 (4.29%) Data Management
11 7 (4.29%) ERP
11 7 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (4.29%) SDLC
11 7 (4.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 88 (53.99%) C#
2 81 (49.69%) SQL
3 66 (40.49%) VB.NET
4 39 (23.93%) VB6
5 25 (15.34%) Ruby
6 24 (14.72%) T-SQL
6 24 (14.72%) VBA
7 23 (14.11%) JavaScript
8 18 (11.04%) C
9 17 (10.43%) C++
10 15 (9.20%) VBScript
11 13 (7.98%) PowerShell
12 11 (6.75%) MATLAB
13 10 (6.13%) Java
14 8 (4.91%) PHP
15 5 (3.07%) Assembly Language
15 5 (3.07%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.20%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.91%) Degree
4 6 (3.68%) HND
5 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.61%) ACCA
6 1 (0.61%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.84%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.61%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.36%) Firmware
3 2 (1.23%) XenApp
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) AppDNA
1 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (32.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.88%) Oracle
3 13 (7.98%) SAP
4 5 (3.07%) EMC
5 4 (2.45%) Infor
6 3 (1.84%) Cisco
6 3 (1.84%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.84%) Kronos
7 2 (1.23%) Citrix
7 2 (1.23%) VMware
8 1 (0.61%) AppSense
8 1 (0.61%) BMC
8 1 (0.61%) Cognos
8 1 (0.61%) Epicor
8 1 (0.61%) hybris
8 1 (0.61%) IBM
8 1 (0.61%) Informatica
8 1 (0.61%) NetApp
8 1 (0.61%) Symantec
8 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (may be flexible) + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £20k-£25k (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Fantastic salary + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago