The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 74 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 20 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.83% 2.65% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 5.22% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 19
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,831 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +6.38%
VB
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
500 632 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.79% 50.72% 49.87%
Number of salaries quoted 418 497 513
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VB
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VB Salary Trend in Essex

VB
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Essex

VB
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Chelmsford +7 10 £47,000 -2.08%
Brentwood +10 4 £42,500 - 2
Basildon +10 2 £45,000 +5.88%
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for VB.

1 25 (78.13%) Finance
2 20 (62.50%) Windows
3 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 15 (46.88%) .NET
4 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
4 15 (46.88%) C#
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
6 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 12 (37.50%) SCCM
6 12 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (28.13%) ProClarity
9 9 (28.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (28.13%) Workflow
9 9 (28.13%) VBScript
9 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
9 9 (28.13%) DTS
9 9 (28.13%) MicroStrategy
9 9 (28.13%) Symantec
9 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
9 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (28.13%) Windows 10
10 8 (25.00%) SLA
11 5 (15.63%) KiXtart
11 5 (15.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 5 (15.63%) WCF
11 5 (15.63%) ITIL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (9.38%) DHCP
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (28.13%) DTS
3 9 (28.13%) ProClarity
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.13%) MySQL
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Moq
1 4 (12.50%) NUnit
1 4 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 25 (78.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
1 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Business Support Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Support Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) SSIS Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Packager
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Support Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Desktop Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Development Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) SCCM Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) WCF
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (12.50%) NHibernate
3 4 (12.50%) WinForms
3 4 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) RESTful
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Streaming Music
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows 10
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
2 9 (28.13%) Workflow
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 4 (12.50%) BDD
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) Kanban
4 4 (12.50%) MVC
4 4 (12.50%) MVVM
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
4 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.25%) Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) Coaching
5 2 (6.25%) Conflict Management
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
5 9 (28.13%) VBScript
6 5 (15.63%) KiXtart
7 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (9.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) SCCM
2 5 (15.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (9.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) MicroStrategy
2 9 (28.13%) Symantec
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) CODA
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
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