The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England / East of England
Rank 180 189 131
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -58
Permanent jobs citing VB 60 72 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.02% 1.00% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.86% 2.02% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 52 58 96
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £50,000
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3233 3562 3955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 55.05% 49.67% 53.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 2971 3262
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 of England

VB
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the East of England region.

VB Salary Trend in the East of England

VB
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in the East of England

VB
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 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
Hertfordshire +19 38 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Bedfordshire +18 7 £44,000 +10.00%
Suffolk - 6 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire -1 5 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Norfolk -21 4 £28,750 +15.00% 1
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for VB.

1 71 (53.79%) .NET
2 63 (47.73%) SQL Server
3 61 (46.21%) SQL
4 51 (38.64%) VB.NET
5 49 (37.12%) C#
6 48 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 48 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 47 (35.61%) Windows
8 33 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 31 (23.48%) Windows Server
10 30 (22.73%) MVC
11 28 (21.21%) HTML
11 28 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (19.70%) RESTful
13 25 (18.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (18.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (18.94%) SQL Server 2014
13 25 (18.94%) MS Exchange
13 25 (18.94%) TDD
14 24 (18.18%) jQuery
14 24 (18.18%) PowerShell
14 24 (18.18%) CSS
14 24 (18.18%) AngularJS
14 24 (18.18%) BDD
15 23 (17.42%) KnockoutJS
15 23 (17.42%) Web Application Development
15 23 (17.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 23 (17.42%) MS Excel
16 22 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (15.15%) Software Engineering

VB
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (18.94%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.09%) IIS
3 8 (6.06%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.03%) IBM Domino
5 4 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (17.42%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.36%) MS Office
3 6 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.79%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Sage 200
2 4 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.76%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.76%) Line 500
4 1 (0.76%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.76%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.33%) Office 365
2 5 (3.79%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.27%) SaaS
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.09%) DNS
2 11 (8.33%) DHCP
3 9 (6.82%) Firewall
4 8 (6.06%) Skype
5 4 (3.03%) NetScaler
5 4 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (3.03%) SNMP
6 3 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.52%) SAN
7 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.52%) VPN
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco ICM
8 1 (0.76%) FTP
8 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.76%) Network Security
8 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.76%) VLAN
8 1 (0.76%) VoIP
8 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.55%) MS Access
7 4 (3.03%) GIS
7 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.27%) MySQL
8 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.76%) DTS
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.76%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 15 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.58%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.79%) Subversion
4 4 (3.03%) JIRA
4 4 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.52%) Grunt
5 2 (1.52%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.76%) FxCop
6 1 (0.76%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.76%) JMeter
6 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.76%) Moq
6 1 (0.76%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.76%) Selenium
6 1 (0.76%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (11.36%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Music Industry
3 5 (3.79%) Marketing
3 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.03%) Publishing
5 2 (1.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (46.97%) Developer
2 49 (37.12%) .NET Developer
3 18 (13.64%) VB.NET Developer
4 16 (12.12%) Analyst
5 11 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 10 (7.58%) Applications Support
6 10 (7.58%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Applications Manager
8 8 (6.06%) Applications Support Manager
8 8 (6.06%) Support Manager
9 7 (5.30%) Service Support Manager
9 7 (5.30%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.30%) SQL Analyst
9 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.55%) SQL Support Analyst
11 5 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) VB Software Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (53.79%) .NET
2 48 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 28 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
3 28 (21.21%) HTML
4 26 (19.70%) RESTful
5 25 (18.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (18.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 24 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 24 (18.18%) CSS
6 24 (18.18%) jQuery
7 23 (17.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 23 (17.42%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (9.85%) .NET Framework
8 13 (9.85%) Entity Framework
8 13 (9.85%) WCF
9 12 (9.09%) Node.js
10 11 (8.33%) Code First Entity Framework
11 9 (6.82%) HTML5
12 8 (6.06%) XML
13 6 (4.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.09%) Tandem
3 9 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.06%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.79%) Social Media
6 4 (3.03%) e-Health
7 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (35.61%) Windows
2 31 (23.48%) Windows Server
3 18 (13.64%) Linux
4 13 (9.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.79%) Unix
7 5 (3.79%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.52%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.73%) MVC
2 25 (18.94%) TDD
3 24 (18.18%) BDD
4 23 (17.42%) Web Application Development
5 22 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 15 (11.36%) ITIL
8 13 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (9.09%) Analytics
10 11 (8.33%) High Availability
11 10 (7.58%) CRM
11 10 (7.58%) Mathematics
11 10 (7.58%) SDLC
12 8 (6.06%) Data Protection
13 7 (5.30%) Business Analytics
13 7 (5.30%) Conflict Management
13 7 (5.30%) Logistics
13 7 (5.30%) Risk Management
14 6 (4.55%) Data Analysis
14 6 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (46.21%) SQL
2 51 (38.64%) VB.NET
3 49 (37.12%) C#
4 33 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 24 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 13 (9.85%) C++
6 13 (9.85%) VBScript
7 12 (9.09%) C
8 11 (8.33%) Ruby
9 10 (7.58%) VBA
10 8 (6.06%) Java
10 8 (6.06%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.55%) VB6
12 4 (3.03%) PHP
13 3 (2.27%) Perl
13 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.52%) Python
14 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.76%) Tcl
15 1 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (12.12%) Degree
2 13 (9.85%) SC Cleared
2 13 (9.85%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.79%) MCTS
3 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.03%) MCITP
4 4 (3.03%) MCSE
4 4 (3.03%) MCSM
4 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (0.76%) CCAA
5 1 (0.76%) CCNA
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.76%) MCP
5 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.36%) vSphere
3 12 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (8.33%) XenApp
5 8 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (6.06%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (3.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (3.03%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (3.03%) Nagios
2 4 (3.03%) OpenView
2 4 (3.03%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.03%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 3 (2.27%) SCCM
3 3 (2.27%) WSUS
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.76%) Simpana
Vendors
1 48 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.88%) Cisco
3 16 (12.12%) Citrix
4 15 (11.36%) VMware
5 12 (9.09%) HP
6 10 (7.58%) IBM
7 9 (6.82%) Oracle
8 8 (6.06%) BMC
9 6 (4.55%) Sage
9 6 (4.55%) SonicWALL
10 5 (3.79%) CA
10 5 (3.79%) Dell
10 5 (3.79%) Facebook
10 5 (3.79%) Google
10 5 (3.79%) Symantec
10 5 (3.79%) Tealeaf
10 5 (3.79%) Twitter
11 4 (3.03%) Compuware
11 4 (3.03%) Dynatrace
11 4 (3.03%) Nimsoft
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