The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 58 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.74% 1.20% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 2.28% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 12
Median salary £40,000 £29,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% +6.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB
Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
251 219 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 62.28% 52.39% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 240 212 193
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

VB
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

VB Salary Trend in Leicester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 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 Leicester region with a requirement for VB.

1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 (20.00%) DNN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Development Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (20.00%) IT Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Director
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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