The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 87 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.11% 1.74% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.03% 2.71% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 15
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
VB
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
639 849 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.71% 64.08% 69.15%
Number of salaries quoted 380 557 469
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 27 (81.82%) .NET
1 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 22 (66.67%) SQL
3 20 (60.61%) C#
4 19 (57.58%) VB6
4 19 (57.58%) jQuery
5 18 (54.55%) Oracle
5 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 17 (51.52%) CSS
7 16 (48.48%) VB.NET
7 16 (48.48%) Oracle Database
8 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (42.42%) Scrum
9 14 (42.42%) HTML
9 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
10 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (36.36%) NHibernate
10 12 (36.36%) AOP
10 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (36.36%) Spring.NET
10 12 (36.36%) RavenDB
10 12 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (36.36%) MongoDB
10 12 (36.36%) NoSQL
10 12 (36.36%) Entity Framework
10 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
10 12 (36.36%) SharePoint
10 12 (36.36%) TDD
10 12 (36.36%) RDBMS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
1 12 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 11 (33.33%) Node.js
3 6 (18.18%) IIS
4 4 (12.12%) JBoss
4 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
5 1 (3.03%) WordPress
5 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) DMZ
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) VoIP
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 16 (48.48%) Oracle Database
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (36.36%) RavenDB
3 12 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 12 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 12 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Fiddler
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) AWS Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) VB Developer
4 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) jQuery
3 17 (51.52%) CSS
4 14 (42.42%) HTML
4 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
5 12 (36.36%) NHibernate
5 12 (36.36%) Spring.NET
5 12 (36.36%) Entity Framework
6 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
7 4 (12.12%) JSF
7 4 (12.12%) REST
7 4 (12.12%) JBoss Seam
7 4 (12.12%) Java EE 5
7 4 (12.12%) RichFaces
7 4 (12.12%) JAX-RS
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (12.12%) JSP
7 4 (12.12%) SOAP
7 4 (12.12%) Struts
7 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) UNIX
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Scrum
3 12 (36.36%) AOP
3 12 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
3 12 (36.36%) TDD
4 5 (15.15%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) OOP
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 20 (60.61%) C#
3 19 (57.58%) VB6
4 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 16 (48.48%) VB.NET
6 5 (15.15%) Java
7 4 (12.12%) Delphi
7 4 (12.12%) VBA
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) HND
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Sybase
2 4 (12.12%) Cognos
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Facebook
4 1 (3.03%) Avaya
4 1 (3.03%) BT
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £37500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Up to £28K
Posted: 8 days ago