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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 54 59 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Permanent jobs citing VB 34 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.27% 2.79% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.20% 5.78% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 8
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £32,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
472 606 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.38% 48.36% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 390 480 435
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 28 August 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 +15 20 £51,500 +7.29%
Brentwood +4 3 £42,500 -
Basildon +2 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Harlow - 1 - -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (81.40%) Finance
2 29 (67.44%) SQL
3 25 (58.14%) C#
3 25 (58.14%) .NET
3 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
4 21 (48.84%) Windows
4 21 (48.84%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (46.51%) T-SQL
6 18 (41.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (39.53%) ProClarity
7 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (39.53%) DTS
7 17 (39.53%) SharePoint
7 17 (39.53%) MicroStrategy
8 16 (37.21%) SLA
9 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
10 10 (23.26%) MS Office
11 9 (20.93%) SCCM
11 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
11 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
12 8 (18.60%) Change Management
13 7 (16.28%) ITIL
13 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
14 6 (13.95%) VBScript
14 6 (13.95%) Workflow
14 6 (13.95%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (13.95%) Symantec
14 6 (13.95%) Configuration 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 17 (39.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (6.98%) DHCP
1 3 (6.98%) DNS
1 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (41.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (39.53%) DTS
3 17 (39.53%) ProClarity
3 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (11.63%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.33%) MySQL
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Moq
1 3 (6.98%) NUnit
1 3 (6.98%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (81.40%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Analyst
1 11 (25.58%) Support Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Applications Manager
2 10 (23.26%) Applications Support
2 10 (23.26%) Applications Support Manager
2 10 (23.26%) Business Support Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Support Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) SSIS Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Support Manager
3 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Developer
4 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Service Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) .NET
2 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (9.30%) WCF
4 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (6.98%) HTML
4 3 (6.98%) NHibernate
4 3 (6.98%) WinForms
4 3 (6.98%) WPF
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (4.65%) Web Services
6 1 (2.33%) Ajax
6 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.33%) jQuery
6 1 (2.33%) RESTful
6 1 (2.33%) SOAP
6 1 (2.33%) XML
6 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Streaming Music
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows 10
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (18.60%) Change Management
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.95%) MVC
4 6 (13.95%) Workflow
5 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.63%) Scrum
6 4 (9.30%) Analytics
6 4 (9.30%) Coaching
6 4 (9.30%) Conflict Management
6 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.98%) Application Packaging
7 3 (6.98%) BDD
7 3 (6.98%) Kanban
7 3 (6.98%) MVVM
7 3 (6.98%) TDD
7 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) SQL
2 25 (58.14%) C#
3 20 (46.51%) T-SQL
4 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.95%) VBScript
6 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.98%) KiXtart
7 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (6.98%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (6.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) MicroStrategy
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.95%) Symantec
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco
4 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.33%) CODA
6 1 (2.33%) Cognos
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