The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 31 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.20% - 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% - 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 307 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 55.42% 66.74% 68.60%
Number of salaries quoted 81 273 190
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VB
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

VB Salary Trend in Ipswich

VB
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft