The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 66 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.58% 2.06% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.92% 4.22% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 21
Median salary £43,000 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £35,184 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,700 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
343 332 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 54.10% 48.97% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 326 320 307
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 Leicestershire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VB
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

VB Salary Trend in Leicestershire

VB
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

VB
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -8 2 - - 2
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VB.

1 22 (95.65%) VB.NET
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
1 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
2 21 (91.30%) C#
3 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (69.57%) SQL
5 15 (65.22%) Mentoring
5 15 (65.22%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
7 12 (52.17%) Translating Business Requirements
8 10 (43.48%) Scrum
9 9 (39.13%) MVC
9 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
9 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
10 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
10 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
10 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (26.09%) Logistics
10 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
10 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (13.04%) WinForms
12 3 (13.04%) Classic ASP
12 3 (13.04%) Retail
12 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
14 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
14 1 (4.35%) User Stories

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) .NET Developer
3 15 (65.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (65.22%) C# Developer
3 15 (65.22%) VB Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior C# Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior VB Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
6 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) IT Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) IT Support Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
1 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
2 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
3 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
3 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
3 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (13.04%) Classic ASP
4 3 (13.04%) WinForms
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) CSS3
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) LINQ
5 1 (4.35%) WPF
5 1 (4.35%) XHTML
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Mentoring
3 12 (52.17%) Translating Business Requirements
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
5 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
5 9 (39.13%) MVC
6 6 (26.09%) Logistics
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) Business Development
8 1 (4.35%) Change Management
8 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.35%) User Stories
8 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) VB.NET
2 21 (91.30%) C#
3 16 (69.57%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35k per year + holidays, pension, discounts, bonus.
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + OT
Posted: 13 days ago
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