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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 68 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.65% 2.49% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.11% 5.47% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 20
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB
East Midlands

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
418 311 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 52.98% 45.60% 58.05%
Number of salaries quoted 381 266 447
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -20 2 £30,750 -31.66%
Market Harborough - 1 £35,000 -
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VB.

1 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (91.67%) VB.NET
2 22 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
4 14 (58.33%) E-Commerce
4 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (29.17%) CruiseControl
6 7 (29.17%) Selenium
6 7 (29.17%) Web Design
6 7 (29.17%) MVC
6 7 (29.17%) Scrum
6 7 (29.17%) Extreme Programming
6 7 (29.17%) SOAP
6 7 (29.17%) CRM
6 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
6 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (29.17%) DNN
6 7 (29.17%) Integration Testing
6 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (20.83%) Retail
8 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
8 5 (20.83%) Classic ASP

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) DNN
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.33%) MS Access
4 2 (8.33%) QlikView
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) CruiseControl
1 7 (29.17%) Selenium
1 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
2 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) .NET Developer
2 14 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 14 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Developer
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior C# Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior VB Developer
4 7 (29.17%) VB Developer
4 7 (29.17%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Applications Support
6 5 (20.83%) Applications Developer
6 5 (20.83%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) SOAP
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
4 5 (20.83%) Classic ASP
5 2 (8.33%) HTML
5 2 (8.33%) WinForms
6 1 (4.17%) LINQ
6 1 (4.17%) WPF
6 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 12 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (29.17%) CRM
3 7 (29.17%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (29.17%) Integration Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) Web Design
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) ETL
4 2 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (91.67%) VB.NET
3 17 (70.83%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) VBScript
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VBA
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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