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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 59 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.23% 1.35% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 2.54% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Median salary £47,500 £35,184 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -20.03%
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 Leicester region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
254 197 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 62.41% 53.10% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 240 184 185
Median salary £36,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Leicester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leicester region with a requirement for VB.

1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Change Management
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (33.33%) Tableau
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) VB6
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) MCTS
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) WinForms
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) SSIS Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development Director
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
3 1 (11.11%) IT Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Director
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) LINQ
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) VB6
4 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) MCTS
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Tableau
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago