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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 97 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB 18 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.41% 0.63% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 1.18% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Median salary - £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.47%
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
803 678 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.88% 53.47% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 351 377 572
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 25 June 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (95.83%) C#
2 23 (95.83%) .NET
3 22 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (91.67%) Asset Management
4 21 (87.50%) JasperReports
4 21 (87.50%) Korn
4 21 (87.50%) MVC
4 21 (87.50%) WinForms
4 21 (87.50%) Software Architecture
4 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 21 (87.50%) SDLC
4 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 21 (87.50%) Unix
4 21 (87.50%) Perl
5 16 (66.67%) ETL
5 16 (66.67%) Hi Portfolio
5 16 (66.67%) Fund Accounting
5 16 (66.67%) Ab Initio
6 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
7 5 (20.83%) MSTest
7 5 (20.83%) HTML5
7 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (20.83%) NUnit
7 5 (20.83%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) 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 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Hi Portfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (87.50%) JasperReports
3 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.17%) GIS
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MSTest
1 5 (20.83%) NUnit
1 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) PowerBuilder
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) ETL Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 22 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 21 (87.50%) WinForms
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Asset Management
2 21 (87.50%) MVC
2 21 (87.50%) SDLC
2 21 (87.50%) Software Architecture
3 16 (66.67%) ETL
3 16 (66.67%) Fund Accounting
4 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
7 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 21 (87.50%) Korn
2 21 (87.50%) Perl
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) Fortran
4 1 (4.17%) Go
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Pascal
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) Ab Initio
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle