The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 52 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB 19 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.36% 4.79% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.76% 7.56% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 2
Average salary £31,750 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.30% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £21,500 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,600 £34,550
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
330 225 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 58.30% 63.38% 69.51%
Number of salaries quoted 306 207 257
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Leicestershire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Leicester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 47 (90.38%) .NET
2 45 (86.54%) C#
3 37 (71.15%) SQL Server
4 33 (63.46%) MVC
5 31 (59.62%) VB.NET
6 25 (48.08%) SQL
6 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
6 25 (48.08%) ASP.NET
7 23 (44.23%) jQuery
8 18 (34.62%) Ajax
8 18 (34.62%) WCF
9 17 (32.69%) XML
10 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (28.85%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (28.85%) Domain-Driven Design
11 15 (28.85%) Android
11 15 (28.85%) iPhone
11 15 (28.85%) TDD
11 15 (28.85%) Google
11 15 (28.85%) Node.js
11 15 (28.85%) Ninject
11 15 (28.85%) Web Application Development
11 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (28.85%) Mobile App
11 15 (28.85%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (28.85%) Games
12 14 (26.92%) VB6
13 13 (25.00%) HTML
14 12 (23.08%) Project Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (28.85%) Node.js
2 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.62%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) LDAP
1 2 (3.85%) LAN
1 2 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (71.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (15.38%) DTS
5 6 (11.54%) MySQL
6 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
6 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (7.69%) Big Data
8 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.85%) TestDirector
General
1 15 (28.85%) Games
2 9 (17.31%) Retail
3 4 (7.69%) Back Office
4 3 (5.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) Developer
2 27 (51.92%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Systems Manager
5 6 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Developer
7 4 (7.69%) PHP Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) ASP Developer
9 2 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (90.38%) .NET
2 25 (48.08%) ASP.NET
3 23 (44.23%) jQuery
4 18 (34.62%) Ajax
4 18 (34.62%) WCF
5 17 (32.69%) XML
6 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (28.85%) Ninject
7 15 (28.85%) KnockoutJS
7 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 13 (25.00%) HTML
9 9 (17.31%) HTML5
10 8 (15.38%) CSS
10 8 (15.38%) Web Services
11 4 (7.69%) Classic ASP
11 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (5.77%) Dapper ORM
12 3 (5.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) iPhone
1 15 (28.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Android
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) MVC
2 15 (28.85%) TDD
2 15 (28.85%) Domain-Driven Design
2 15 (28.85%) Dependency Injection
2 15 (28.85%) Web Application Development
3 12 (23.08%) Project Management
4 9 (17.31%) Web Development
5 5 (9.62%) Web Design
5 5 (9.62%) E-Procurement
6 4 (7.69%) OO
6 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.77%) Workflow
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
8 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.85%) OOP
8 2 (3.85%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (86.54%) C#
2 31 (59.62%) VB.NET
3 25 (48.08%) SQL
3 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
4 14 (26.92%) VB6
5 11 (21.15%) VBScript
6 10 (19.23%) Java
7 8 (15.38%) VBA
8 6 (11.54%) Perl
8 6 (11.54%) PHP
8 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
9 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
10 4 (7.69%) PHP5
11 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Google
2 4 (7.69%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
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