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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 164 166 136
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -30
Permanent jobs citing VB 81 103 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.30% 1.42% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 2.75% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72 94 101
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,510 £24,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £57,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3301 3747 3843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.10% 51.64% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2809 3312 3191
Median salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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
Essex +15 39 £51,500 +28.75% 3
Hertfordshire +22 24 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Cambridgeshire +6 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Bedfordshire -6 4 £46,250 +85.00% 1
Norfolk -19 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Suffolk -23 1 £37,600 -34.60%
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 of England region with a requirement for VB.

1 109 (66.06%) SQL
2 78 (47.27%) .NET
2 78 (47.27%) C#
3 68 (41.21%) SQL Server
4 62 (37.58%) Finance
5 47 (28.48%) T-SQL
5 47 (28.48%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (27.27%) Windows
7 39 (23.64%) JavaScript
8 36 (21.82%) Microsoft
9 35 (21.21%) HTML
10 31 (18.79%) VB.NET
11 28 (16.97%) ASP.NET
11 28 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (15.76%) MS Office
13 25 (15.15%) VBA
13 25 (15.15%) Active Directory
14 24 (14.55%) Web Services
14 24 (14.55%) PowerShell
15 23 (13.94%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (13.33%) jQuery
17 21 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (12.73%) SharePoint
17 21 (12.73%) SLA
17 21 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 20 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (12.12%) MS Excel
18 20 (12.12%) CSS
19 19 (11.52%) XML
19 19 (11.52%) Java

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 21 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 17 (10.30%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.24%) IIS
5 6 (3.64%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.03%) Apache
6 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.82%) IBM Domino
7 3 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.21%) Confluence
9 1 (0.61%) CMS
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (15.76%) MS Office
2 20 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.82%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (1.21%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (1.82%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.24%) Google Analytics
2 7 (4.24%) Office 365
3 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.21%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.21%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.21%) BIME
4 2 (1.21%) SaaS
5 1 (0.61%) IaaS
5 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.45%) DHCP
1 9 (5.45%) DNS
1 9 (5.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.03%) Firewall
3 4 (2.42%) LDAP
3 4 (2.42%) SNMP
4 3 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.82%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.21%) LAN
6 1 (0.61%) CTI
6 1 (0.61%) Network Security
6 1 (0.61%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.61%) SAN
6 1 (0.61%) SSH
6 1 (0.61%) Telnet
6 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (41.21%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (10.30%) DTS
6 17 (10.30%) ProClarity
7 13 (7.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (6.67%) Data Mining
9 10 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (3.64%) MySQL
12 4 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (2.42%) MS Access
12 4 (2.42%) Pentaho
12 4 (2.42%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.82%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.82%) QlikView
13 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (8.48%) Git (software)
1 14 (8.48%) JIRA
1 14 (8.48%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.67%) Subversion
3 10 (6.06%) Cucumber
3 10 (6.06%) HP UFT
3 10 (6.06%) Selenium
3 10 (6.06%) SoapUI
4 9 (5.45%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.21%) GitLab
5 2 (1.21%) Moq
5 2 (1.21%) NUnit
5 2 (1.21%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.21%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.61%) Toad
General
1 62 (37.58%) Finance
2 12 (7.27%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.06%) Banking
3 10 (6.06%) Marketing
3 10 (6.06%) Retail
4 5 (3.03%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.21%) Advertising
5 2 (1.21%) Electronics
5 2 (1.21%) Military
5 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 59 (35.76%) Developer
2 50 (30.30%) Analyst
3 28 (16.97%) .NET Developer
4 21 (12.73%) C# Developer
5 20 (12.12%) Applications Support
6 18 (10.91%) Support Analyst
7 16 (9.70%) Software Developer
7 16 (9.70%) SQL Analyst
8 14 (8.48%) Applications Manager
8 14 (8.48%) Applications Support Manager
8 14 (8.48%) Support Manager
9 13 (7.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (7.88%) SQL Server Analyst
10 11 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 11 (6.67%) SQL Developer
11 10 (6.06%) Automation Test Analyst
11 10 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 10 (6.06%) Business Support Analyst
11 10 (6.06%) Data Analyst
11 10 (6.06%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (47.27%) .NET
2 35 (21.21%) HTML
3 28 (16.97%) ASP.NET
4 24 (14.55%) Web Services
5 22 (13.33%) jQuery
6 20 (12.12%) CSS
7 19 (11.52%) XML
8 18 (10.91%) .NET Framework
9 16 (9.70%) SOAP
10 14 (8.48%) REST
10 14 (8.48%) WCF
11 10 (6.06%) WPF
12 8 (4.85%) J2EE
12 8 (4.85%) WinForms
13 7 (4.24%) Ajax
14 6 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (3.64%) JSON
15 5 (3.03%) EDI
15 5 (3.03%) Kendo UI
15 5 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.88%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.24%) Data Conversion
3 7 (4.24%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.24%) Social Media
4 6 (3.64%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.03%) Data Extraction
5 5 (3.03%) Life Science
6 4 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.21%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.21%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.27%) Windows
2 19 (11.52%) Windows Server
3 14 (8.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (7.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.67%) Linux
6 8 (4.85%) Unix
7 5 (3.03%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.42%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (28.48%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.91%) Analytics
4 17 (10.30%) MVC
5 15 (9.09%) ITIL
5 15 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 13 (7.88%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (7.27%) Data Analysis
7 12 (7.27%) Project Management
8 11 (6.67%) BDD
8 11 (6.67%) Scrum
9 10 (6.06%) Functional Testing
9 10 (6.06%) TDD
10 9 (5.45%) API Testing
10 9 (5.45%) Automation Testing
10 9 (5.45%) Test Automation
10 9 (5.45%) Test Management
10 9 (5.45%) Test Scripting
10 9 (5.45%) Waterfall
11 8 (4.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 109 (66.06%) SQL
2 78 (47.27%) C#
3 47 (28.48%) T-SQL
4 39 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 31 (18.79%) VB.NET
6 25 (15.15%) VBA
7 24 (14.55%) PowerShell
8 19 (11.52%) Java
9 18 (10.91%) VBScript
10 12 (7.27%) Perl
11 11 (6.67%) C++
12 10 (6.06%) C
12 10 (6.06%) VB6
13 7 (4.24%) Python
14 6 (3.64%) Bash Shell
15 5 (3.03%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.82%) PHP
17 2 (1.21%) R
18 1 (0.61%) KiXtart
18 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (6.67%) Degree
2 6 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.82%) MCITP
4 3 (1.82%) MCSE
4 3 (1.82%) MCSM
4 3 (1.82%) MCTS
4 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.73%) SLA
2 6 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 25 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.42%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.42%) XenApp
4 4 (2.42%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (6.67%) SCCM
2 3 (1.82%) WSUS
3 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.21%) Puppet
4 1 (0.61%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.61%) Simpana
Vendors
1 36 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.30%) HP
2 17 (10.30%) MicroStrategy
3 14 (8.48%) VMware
4 13 (7.88%) IBM
5 12 (7.27%) Citrix
5 12 (7.27%) Oracle
6 11 (6.67%) Cisco
7 7 (4.24%) Facebook
7 7 (4.24%) Google
7 7 (4.24%) Tealeaf
7 7 (4.24%) Twitter
8 5 (3.03%) Symantec
8 5 (3.03%) Telerik
9 4 (2.42%) EMC
9 4 (2.42%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (2.42%) NetApp
9 4 (2.42%) Perforce
9 4 (2.42%) ProCurve
9 4 (2.42%) Veeam
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