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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 60 52 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.49% 1.01% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 1.94% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 9
Median salary - £35,184 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.32%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
246 206 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 60.00% 51.89% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 237 198 181
Median salary £36,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.97% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) VB6

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development Director
1 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Development Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Business Development
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Development
1 1 (25.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (25.00%) Head of IT Development
1 1 (25.00%) IT Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Director
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £35k per year + holidays, pension, discounts, bonus.
Posted: 4 days ago