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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 43 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.42% 3.24% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 5.85% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Median salary £32,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.47% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
VB
Suffolk

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
148 188 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 62.71% 55.46% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 113 177 149
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Veeam
2 4 (80.00%) Pentaho
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) FreeRADIUS
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Windows

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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (80.00%) Pentaho
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) FreeRADIUS
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) EMC
1 4 (80.00%) Extreme Networks
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) NetApp
1 4 (80.00%) ProCurve
1 4 (80.00%) Veeam
1 4 (80.00%) VMware