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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 77 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB 19 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.81% 0.64% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.61% 1.26% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 27
Median salary £51,500 £26,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+96.19% -34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £23,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
527 717 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.14% 51.29% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 371 553 448
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 8 December 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 - 9 £51,500 -
Brentwood +5 5 £53,250 +93.63%
Basildon +20 4 - -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 41 (74.55%) SQL
2 36 (65.45%) Finance
3 31 (56.36%) .NET
4 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
5 27 (49.09%) C#
5 27 (49.09%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (41.82%) Windows
7 19 (34.55%) T-SQL
8 17 (30.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (29.09%) ProClarity
9 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (29.09%) MicroStrategy
9 16 (29.09%) MS Office
9 16 (29.09%) DTS
9 16 (29.09%) SharePoint
10 15 (27.27%) SLA
11 12 (21.82%) HTML
11 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (20.00%) VB.NET
12 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 11 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (20.00%) Risk Management
12 11 (20.00%) Business Analytics
12 11 (20.00%) Analytics
12 11 (20.00%) Conflict Management
13 10 (18.18%) jQuery
14 9 (16.36%) CSS
14 9 (16.36%) ITIL
15 8 (14.55%) Change Management

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 16 (29.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (9.09%) DHCP
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
2 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.27%) SNMP
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (30.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (29.09%) DTS
3 16 (29.09%) ProClarity
3 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) Moq
2 1 (1.82%) NUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (65.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Applications Manager
1 17 (30.91%) Applications Support
1 17 (30.91%) Applications Support Manager
1 17 (30.91%) Support Manager
2 14 (25.45%) Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Service Support Manager
5 10 (18.18%) SQL Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) Support Analyst
6 9 (16.36%) Business Support Analyst
6 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Analyst
6 9 (16.36%) SQL Support Analyst
6 9 (16.36%) SSIS Analyst
7 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
7 8 (14.55%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse Manager
9 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) .NET
2 12 (21.82%) HTML
3 10 (18.18%) jQuery
4 9 (16.36%) CSS
5 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.27%) XML
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (3.64%) CSS3
7 2 (3.64%) HTML5
7 2 (3.64%) NHibernate
7 2 (3.64%) WinForms
8 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.82%) Ajax
8 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.82%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (1.82%) WCF
8 1 (1.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) e-Health
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
2 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.27%) Linux
4 4 (7.27%) Unix
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (20.00%) Analytics
2 11 (20.00%) Business Analytics
2 11 (20.00%) Conflict Management
2 11 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 9 (16.36%) ITIL
4 8 (14.55%) Change Management
4 8 (14.55%) Data Protection
5 6 (10.91%) SDLC
6 5 (9.09%) MVC
7 4 (7.27%) Coaching
7 4 (7.27%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.27%) Structured Programming
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.64%) Change Control
8 2 (3.64%) Open Source
8 2 (3.64%) Scrum
9 1 (1.82%) Kanban
9 1 (1.82%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 41 (74.55%) SQL
2 27 (49.09%) C#
3 19 (34.55%) T-SQL
4 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
6 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.64%) Perl
7 2 (3.64%) Python
8 1 (1.82%) Java
8 1 (1.82%) Tcl
8 1 (1.82%) VB6
8 1 (1.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
1 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.09%) XenApp
3 4 (7.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCCM
1 5 (9.09%) WSUS
2 4 (7.27%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (7.27%) Nagios
2 4 (7.27%) OpenView
2 4 (7.27%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.27%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) MicroStrategy
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Cisco
4 5 (9.09%) Citrix
5 4 (7.27%) BMC
5 4 (7.27%) CA
5 4 (7.27%) Compuware
5 4 (7.27%) Dynatrace
5 4 (7.27%) HP
5 4 (7.27%) IBM
5 4 (7.27%) Nimsoft
6 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
Essex
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