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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 194 132 124
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB 71 152 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.03% 1.97% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 3.68% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56 122 176
Median salary £40,250 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,250 £47,500
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3432 4129 4972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 50.00% 53.57% 57.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2964 3522 4206
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,150 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 5 May 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 5 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
Hertfordshire +24 40 £41,750 +19.28% 3
Essex -18 12 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Bedfordshire -7 9 £40,500 +15.71% 2
Norfolk +6 4 £35,000 +16.66%
Suffolk -9 4 £32,500 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire -25 4 £47,500 +4.39% 2
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 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 of England region with a requirement for VB.

1 94 (60.65%) SQL
2 87 (56.13%) .NET
3 66 (42.58%) SQL Server
4 62 (40.00%) C#
5 54 (34.84%) Microsoft
6 50 (32.26%) Windows
7 49 (31.61%) T-SQL
8 36 (23.23%) Finance
9 32 (20.65%) JavaScript
9 32 (20.65%) ASP.NET
10 30 (19.35%) Active Directory
11 29 (18.71%) HTML
12 26 (16.77%) VB6
13 25 (16.13%) VBScript
13 25 (16.13%) VB.NET
13 25 (16.13%) CSS
14 23 (14.84%) IIS
14 23 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (14.84%) jQuery
15 22 (14.19%) PowerShell
15 22 (14.19%) Degree
16 21 (13.55%) MVC
16 21 (13.55%) Linux
17 20 (12.90%) Visual Studio
17 20 (12.90%) Software Engineering
18 19 (12.26%) .NET Framework
18 19 (12.26%) Workflow
18 19 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (11.61%) MS Excel
19 18 (11.61%) MS Office

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 (14.84%) IIS
2 12 (7.74%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.10%) Apache
3 11 (7.10%) WebSphere
4 8 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.16%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.16%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.94%) Alfresco
5 3 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.94%) Confluence
6 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.65%) Drupal
7 1 (0.65%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (11.61%) MS Excel
1 18 (11.61%) MS Office
2 8 (5.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (5.16%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.94%) HipChat
4 2 (1.29%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.65%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.65%) IaaS
3 1 (0.65%) PaaS
3 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.58%) LAN
2 4 (2.58%) WAN
3 3 (1.94%) Extranet
3 3 (1.94%) Internet
3 3 (1.94%) Intranet
4 2 (1.29%) Firewall
4 2 (1.29%) LDAP
4 2 (1.29%) SNMP
4 2 (1.29%) VoIP
5 1 (0.65%) CTI
5 1 (0.65%) FTP
5 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (42.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (7.74%) MS Access
3 9 (5.81%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.52%) Data Mining
6 6 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.58%) MySQL
8 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.94%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.94%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.65%) Redis
11 1 (0.65%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.74%) JIRA
3 11 (7.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (5.16%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.52%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.52%) HP UFT
5 7 (4.52%) Selenium
5 7 (4.52%) SoapUI
5 7 (4.52%) WebDriver
6 5 (3.23%) LabVIEW
7 4 (2.58%) Subversion
7 4 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.94%) GitLab
8 3 (1.94%) Moq
8 3 (1.94%) NUnit
8 3 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.94%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.65%) Rational Rose
General
1 36 (23.23%) Finance
2 11 (7.10%) Legal
2 11 (7.10%) Retail
3 10 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.81%) Banking
5 8 (5.16%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.87%) Electronics
7 5 (3.23%) Marketing
8 4 (2.58%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 82 (52.90%) Developer
2 36 (23.23%) .NET Developer
2 36 (23.23%) Analyst
3 29 (18.71%) Software Developer
4 18 (11.61%) .NET Software Developer
5 17 (10.97%) VB Developer
6 16 (10.32%) C# Developer
7 14 (9.03%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (9.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (7.74%) Consultant
9 10 (6.45%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.45%) T-SQL Developer
10 9 (5.81%) Applications Support
10 9 (5.81%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (5.81%) Systems Developer
11 7 (4.52%) Applications Developer
11 7 (4.52%) Automation Test Analyst
11 7 (4.52%) Test Analyst
12 6 (3.87%) Architect
12 6 (3.87%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (56.13%) .NET
2 32 (20.65%) ASP.NET
3 29 (18.71%) HTML
4 25 (16.13%) CSS
5 23 (14.84%) jQuery
6 19 (12.26%) .NET Framework
7 17 (10.97%) Ajax
8 16 (10.32%) Classic ASP
9 15 (9.68%) HTML5
9 15 (9.68%) SOAP
10 13 (8.39%) CSS3
10 13 (8.39%) Web Services
11 11 (7.10%) REST
12 10 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (6.45%) Middleware
12 10 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (6.45%) XML
13 8 (5.16%) Visualforce
13 8 (5.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.23%) Data Conversion
3 5 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (3.23%) Verilog
3 5 (3.23%) VHDL
4 4 (2.58%) Life Science
4 4 (2.58%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.58%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.94%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.94%) Streaming Music
6 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) User Experience
7 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.26%) Windows
2 21 (13.55%) Linux
3 17 (10.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (9.68%) Unix
5 14 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (8.39%) Windows Server
7 11 (7.10%) Windows 10
8 8 (5.16%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.94%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.29%) SUSE
10 2 (1.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (13.55%) MVC
3 20 (12.90%) Software Engineering
4 19 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (12.26%) Workflow
5 15 (9.68%) OO
6 14 (9.03%) SDLC
7 13 (8.39%) ITIL
7 13 (8.39%) Test Scripting
8 12 (7.74%) Data Analysis
9 11 (7.10%) Configuration Management
9 11 (7.10%) Software Testing
9 11 (7.10%) Web Development
10 10 (6.45%) BDD
11 9 (5.81%) Project Management
11 9 (5.81%) Waterfall
12 8 (5.16%) Change Control
12 8 (5.16%) Data Validation
12 8 (5.16%) Process Improvement
12 8 (5.16%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 94 (60.65%) SQL
2 62 (40.00%) C#
3 49 (31.61%) T-SQL
4 32 (20.65%) JavaScript
5 26 (16.77%) VB6
6 25 (16.13%) VB.NET
6 25 (16.13%) VBScript
7 22 (14.19%) PowerShell
8 18 (11.61%) Java
9 14 (9.03%) VBA
10 12 (7.74%) C
11 11 (7.10%) C++
12 7 (4.52%) KiXtart
13 4 (2.58%) Perl
13 4 (2.58%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.94%) Ruby
15 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.65%) Python
15 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (14.19%) Degree
2 15 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.74%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.58%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.29%) CCNA
6 2 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.39%) SLA
2 5 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 30 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.94%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.29%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.29%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.65%) UAG
6 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (9.68%) SCCM
2 7 (4.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.94%) Puppet
4 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (34.84%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.32%) VMware
3 14 (9.03%) Symantec
4 13 (8.39%) Oracle
5 11 (7.10%) IBM
5 11 (7.10%) SAP
6 8 (5.16%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (4.52%) HP
8 5 (3.23%) Cisco
8 5 (3.23%) EMC
9 3 (1.94%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.29%) Anaplan
10 2 (1.29%) Citrix
10 2 (1.29%) Perforce
10 2 (1.29%) Sage
11 1 (0.65%) Avaya
11 1 (0.65%) Borland
11 1 (0.65%) Embarcadero
11 1 (0.65%) NetApp
11 1 (0.65%) Rockwell
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ongar, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago