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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 63 53 68
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.82% 3.48% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.67% 7.44% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 21
Median salary £35,000 £43,401 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +33.54%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
354 336 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.58% 46.80% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 327 293 549
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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
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 1 July 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 -5 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Market Harborough - 7 £35,000 -
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
5 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
7 7 (38.89%) CruiseControl
7 7 (38.89%) Selenium
7 7 (38.89%) Extreme Programming
7 7 (38.89%) Web Design
7 7 (38.89%) CRM
7 7 (38.89%) SOAP
7 7 (38.89%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (38.89%) DNN
7 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
7 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
8 4 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (22.22%) VBScript
8 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) Windows
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) VBA
9 3 (16.67%) MVC
9 3 (16.67%) Scrum
9 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (11.11%) QlikView

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 (38.89%) DNN
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) MS Access
2 2 (11.11%) QlikView
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) CruiseControl
1 7 (38.89%) Selenium
1 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) .NET Developer
2 10 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior VB Developer
5 3 (16.67%) VB Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.56%) LINQ
5 1 (5.56%) WinForms
5 1 (5.56%) WPF
5 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (38.89%) CRM
3 7 (38.89%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Web Design
4 4 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Data Management
6 2 (11.11%) ETL
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 4 (22.22%) VBScript
4 3 (16.67%) VBA
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) VB6
6 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) hybris
3 1 (5.56%) SAP