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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 88 98 84
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 0.61% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 1.01% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 10
Median salary £34,250 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.86% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £31,100 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,850 £51,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
634 794 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 61.79% 60.56% 63.82%
Number of salaries quoted 340 466 475
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 19 (90.48%) C#
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) Perl
2 18 (85.71%) Asset Management
3 17 (80.95%) JasperReports
3 17 (80.95%) Korn
3 17 (80.95%) WinForms
3 17 (80.95%) MVC
3 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
3 17 (80.95%) Unix
3 17 (80.95%) Software Architecture
3 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 17 (80.95%) SDLC
3 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 12 (57.14%) Fund Accounting
4 12 (57.14%) ETL
4 12 (57.14%) HiPortfolio
4 12 (57.14%) Ab Initio
5 9 (42.86%) Finance
6 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) CSS
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (23.81%) NUnit
8 5 (23.81%) MSTest
8 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
8 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (23.81%) HTML5

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 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (57.14%) HiPortfolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) JasperReports
3 1 (4.76%) GIS
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MSTest
1 5 (23.81%) NUnit
1 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.76%) PowerBuilder
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) ETL Developer
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
2 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 17 (80.95%) WinForms
3 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
4 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.76%) COM
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Asset Management
2 17 (80.95%) MVC
2 17 (80.95%) SDLC
2 17 (80.95%) Software Architecture
3 12 (57.14%) ETL
3 12 (57.14%) Fund Accounting
4 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (4.76%) Data Loss Prevention
8 1 (4.76%) Release Management
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) Use Case
8 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) Perl
3 17 (80.95%) Korn
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) VBScript
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.76%) Dell
3 1 (4.76%) EMC
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) VMware