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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England / East of England
Rank 172 177 127
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -50
Permanent jobs citing VB 68 91 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 1.32% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 2.59% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 58 72 100
Median salary £37,500 £34,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% -13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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
3303 3512 3771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 56.35% 50.99% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2810 3006 3062
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +16 44 £40,000 +10.34% 5
Cambridgeshire -9 7 £25,000 -28.57%
Suffolk +10 5 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Essex +9 5 £51,500 +87.27%
Bedfordshire +5 5 £44,000 -12.00%
Norfolk -26 2 £33,250 +33.00% 1
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 79 (54.11%) .NET
2 77 (52.74%) SQL
3 63 (43.15%) C#
4 61 (41.78%) SQL Server
5 50 (34.25%) Windows
6 48 (32.88%) VB.NET
7 45 (30.82%) ASP.NET
8 42 (28.77%) Microsoft
9 35 (23.97%) JavaScript
10 33 (22.60%) HTML
11 31 (21.23%) MVC
11 31 (21.23%) Finance
12 30 (20.55%) Windows Server
13 26 (17.81%) CSS
13 26 (17.81%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (16.44%) jQuery
14 24 (16.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (16.44%) PowerShell
15 23 (15.75%) MS Exchange
16 22 (15.07%) MS Excel
17 21 (14.38%) T-SQL
17 21 (14.38%) RESTful
17 21 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (13.70%) AngularJS
18 20 (13.70%) SQL Server 2014
18 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (13.70%) TDD
19 19 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (13.01%) BDD
19 19 (13.01%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 23 (15.75%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.53%) IIS
3 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.11%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.74%) IBM Domino
6 4 (2.74%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.33%) MS Office
3 8 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.74%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Sage 200
2 4 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Line 500
3 1 (0.68%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.68%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.53%) Office 365
2 7 (4.79%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.05%) SaaS
4 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.22%) DHCP
1 12 (8.22%) DNS
2 8 (5.48%) Firewall
3 6 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (4.11%) Skype
3 6 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.42%) SNMP
5 4 (2.74%) NetScaler
5 4 (2.74%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.37%) SAN
6 2 (1.37%) VPN
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (0.68%) FTP
7 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.68%) LDAP
7 1 (0.68%) Network Security
7 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.68%) VoIP
7 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (41.78%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (9.59%) Crystal Reports
4 14 (9.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (6.16%) NoSQL
6 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (5.48%) DTS
7 8 (5.48%) ProClarity
8 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.74%) GIS
8 4 (2.74%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.05%) MS Access
9 3 (2.05%) MySQL
9 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (10.27%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.42%) Subversion
4 4 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.05%) JIRA
6 2 (1.37%) Grunt
6 2 (1.37%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.68%) FxCop
7 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.68%) Moq
7 1 (0.68%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.68%) StyleCop
7 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (21.23%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Music Industry
3 8 (5.48%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.48%) Marketing
4 5 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.74%) Publishing
6 3 (2.05%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (44.52%) Developer
2 51 (34.93%) .NET Developer
3 22 (15.07%) Analyst
4 16 (10.96%) Applications Support
4 16 (10.96%) VB.NET Developer
5 14 (9.59%) Applications Manager
5 14 (9.59%) Applications Support Manager
5 14 (9.59%) SQL Developer
5 14 (9.59%) Support Manager
6 11 (7.53%) C# Developer
6 11 (7.53%) SQL Analyst
6 11 (7.53%) Support Analyst
7 10 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.85%) Service Support Manager
7 10 (6.85%) SQL Support Analyst
8 8 (5.48%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (54.11%) .NET
2 45 (30.82%) ASP.NET
3 33 (22.60%) HTML
4 26 (17.81%) CSS
5 24 (16.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (16.44%) jQuery
6 21 (14.38%) RESTful
7 20 (13.70%) AngularJS
7 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (13.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 18 (12.33%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (10.96%) WCF
10 16 (10.96%) XML
11 12 (8.22%) .NET Framework
12 11 (7.53%) Web Services
13 10 (6.85%) Entity Framework
13 10 (6.85%) Node.js
14 9 (6.16%) Code First Entity Framework
14 9 (6.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.16%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.16%) Tandem
3 7 (4.79%) Social Media
4 6 (4.11%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.42%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.74%) e-Health
7 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (34.25%) Windows
2 30 (20.55%) Windows Server
3 15 (10.27%) Linux
4 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.42%) Unix
6 5 (3.42%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.42%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.74%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.23%) MVC
2 26 (17.81%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (13.70%) TDD
4 19 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (13.01%) BDD
5 18 (12.33%) ITIL
5 18 (12.33%) Web Application Development
6 17 (11.64%) Analytics
7 16 (10.96%) Software Engineering
8 11 (7.53%) Project Management
9 10 (6.85%) Business Analytics
9 10 (6.85%) Conflict Management
9 10 (6.85%) Risk Management
9 10 (6.85%) SDLC
10 9 (6.16%) CRM
10 9 (6.16%) High Availability
11 8 (5.48%) Data Analysis
11 8 (5.48%) Data Protection
12 7 (4.79%) Logistic Regression
12 7 (4.79%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 77 (52.74%) SQL
2 63 (43.15%) C#
3 48 (32.88%) VB.NET
4 35 (23.97%) JavaScript
5 24 (16.44%) PowerShell
6 21 (14.38%) T-SQL
7 17 (11.64%) VBA
8 11 (7.53%) C++
8 11 (7.53%) VBScript
9 10 (6.85%) C
9 10 (6.85%) Java
10 9 (6.16%) Ruby
11 5 (3.42%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.74%) VB6
13 3 (2.05%) Perl
13 3 (2.05%) PHP
13 3 (2.05%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.37%) Python
15 1 (0.68%) Tcl
15 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (9.59%) Degree
2 10 (6.85%) SC Cleared
2 10 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) MCTS
3 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.74%) MCITP
4 4 (2.74%) MCSE
4 4 (2.74%) MCSM
4 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (0.68%) CCAA
5 1 (0.68%) CCNA
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.68%) MCP
5 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) SLA
2 7 (4.79%) QA
3 2 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.90%) vSphere
3 12 (8.22%) XenApp
4 9 (6.16%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (4.11%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (4.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) SCCM
2 5 (3.42%) WSUS
3 4 (2.74%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (2.74%) Nagios
3 4 (2.74%) OpenView
3 4 (2.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (2.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (2.74%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.74%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.68%) Simpana
Vendors
1 42 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.33%) Cisco
3 17 (11.64%) Citrix
4 12 (8.22%) IBM
4 12 (8.22%) VMware
5 11 (7.53%) HP
5 11 (7.53%) Oracle
6 8 (5.48%) BMC
6 8 (5.48%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (4.79%) Facebook
7 7 (4.79%) Google
7 7 (4.79%) Tealeaf
7 7 (4.79%) Twitter
8 5 (3.42%) CA
8 5 (3.42%) Sage
8 5 (3.42%) SonicWALL
9 4 (2.74%) Compuware
9 4 (2.74%) Dell
9 4 (2.74%) Remedy
9 4 (2.74%) Symantec
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Send
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum to 35k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Premier IT
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago