The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 91 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB 18 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.42% 1.00% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 1.82% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +28.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
762 661 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 59.91% 55.27% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 370 395 568
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VB.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (96.00%) C#
2 24 (96.00%) .NET
3 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
4 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (88.00%) Unix
5 21 (84.00%) Perl
5 21 (84.00%) MVC
5 21 (84.00%) WinForms
5 21 (84.00%) Asset Management
5 21 (84.00%) JasperReports
5 21 (84.00%) Korn
5 21 (84.00%) Software Architecture
5 21 (84.00%) SDLC
5 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 16 (64.00%) Fund Accounting
6 16 (64.00%) Ab Initio
6 16 (64.00%) ETL
6 16 (64.00%) Hi Portfolio
7 9 (36.00%) Finance
8 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.00%) NUnit
9 5 (20.00%) TeamCity
9 5 (20.00%) MSTest
9 5 (20.00%) HTML5
9 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (20.00%) HTML
9 5 (20.00%) CSS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Hi Portfolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (84.00%) JasperReports
3 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MSTest
1 5 (20.00%) NUnit
1 5 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.00%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) ETL Developer
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.00%) Graduate
4 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 21 (84.00%) WinForms
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) HTML5
4 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Asset Management
1 21 (84.00%) MVC
1 21 (84.00%) SDLC
1 21 (84.00%) Software Architecture
2 16 (64.00%) ETL
2 16 (64.00%) Fund Accounting
3 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C#
2 21 (84.00%) Korn
2 21 (84.00%) Perl
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) Fortran
4 1 (4.00%) Go
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Pascal
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) Ab Initio
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
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