The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 74 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 34 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.48% 2.16% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.87% 3.43% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 7
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £32,500 £21,103
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
879 758 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.07% 63.06% 59.78%
Number of salaries quoted 535 491 353
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Scotland

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VB
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

VB Salary Trend in Glasgow

VB
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
2 43 (75.44%) .NET
3 39 (68.42%) C#
4 38 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 35 (61.40%) VB6
6 34 (59.65%) Oracle
7 33 (57.89%) .NET Framework
8 32 (56.14%) SharePoint
9 31 (54.39%) SQL
10 29 (50.88%) VB.NET
10 29 (50.88%) Oracle Database
11 28 (49.12%) TDD
12 27 (47.37%) RDBMS
12 27 (47.37%) Relational Database
12 27 (47.37%) SharePoint 2010
13 25 (43.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
15 22 (38.60%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (33.33%) InfoPath
17 17 (29.82%) HTML
17 17 (29.82%) CSS
17 17 (29.82%) PerformancePoint
18 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
19 13 (22.81%) Finance
20 12 (21.05%) XML
21 11 (19.30%) SharePoint 2013
22 10 (17.54%) jQuery
23 9 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 8 (14.04%) Data Architecture
24 8 (14.04%) Metadata Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (56.14%) SharePoint
2 27 (47.37%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (19.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (7.02%) Node.js
5 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.26%) IIS
6 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.51%) Apache
7 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (33.33%) InfoPath
2 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Intranet
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
2 3 (5.26%) DMZ
2 3 (5.26%) SSL
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) X.509
4 1 (1.75%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
2 29 (50.88%) Oracle Database
3 27 (47.37%) RDBMS
3 27 (47.37%) Relational Database
4 25 (43.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (29.82%) PerformancePoint
6 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
8 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
8 5 (8.77%) RavenDB
9 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (3.51%) MySQL
12 1 (1.75%) QlikView
12 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) PowerDesigner
1 8 (14.04%) ERwin
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (70.18%) Developer
2 19 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 13 (22.81%) .NET Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Senior Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) Data Modeller
7 5 (8.77%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Applications Support
8 4 (7.02%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Junior
9 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (75.44%) .NET
2 33 (57.89%) .NET Framework
3 17 (29.82%) HTML
3 17 (29.82%) CSS
4 12 (21.05%) XML
5 10 (17.54%) jQuery
6 9 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.77%) NHibernate
8 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
9 4 (7.02%) CSS3
9 4 (7.02%) REST
9 4 (7.02%) HTML5
9 4 (7.02%) Spring.NET
9 4 (7.02%) JSP
9 4 (7.02%) SOAP
9 4 (7.02%) XSL
9 4 (7.02%) Classic ASP
10 3 (5.26%) JSF
10 3 (5.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Derivative
1 8 (14.04%) Fixed Income
2 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) GIS
3 1 (1.75%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) UNIX
2 5 (8.77%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) TDD
2 22 (38.60%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.04%) Data Architecture
3 8 (14.04%) Metadata Management
3 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
3 8 (14.04%) UML
4 7 (12.28%) ITIL
5 5 (8.77%) Scrum
5 5 (8.77%) MVC
6 4 (7.02%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (7.02%) AOP
7 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (3.51%) OOP
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.75%) Document Management
9 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.75%) Fund Management
9 1 (1.75%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) C#
2 38 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 35 (61.40%) VB6
4 31 (54.39%) SQL
5 29 (50.88%) VB.NET
6 7 (12.28%) Java
7 3 (5.26%) VBA
8 2 (3.51%) VBScript
9 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (1.75%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Oracle
2 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) Sybase
4 3 (5.26%) Cognos
4 3 (5.26%) Adobe
4 3 (5.26%) JBoss
5 2 (3.51%) Telerik
6 1 (1.75%) Informatica
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.75%) Vertica
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago