The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 66 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.26% 3.53% 4.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 6.94% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 34
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £39,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -11.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,184 £22,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
367 360 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 51.26% 50.78% 61.01%
Number of salaries quoted 352 321 463
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

VB
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -3 3 £35,184 -20.03% 3
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 20 (86.96%) C#
3 16 (69.57%) VB.NET
3 16 (69.57%) .NET
4 15 (65.22%) MVC
5 14 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
7 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (52.17%) Translating Business Requirements
8 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
8 11 (47.83%) Scrum
8 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
9 7 (30.43%) CSS
9 7 (30.43%) HTML
9 7 (30.43%) Java
9 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
9 7 (30.43%) jQuery
10 6 (26.09%) XML
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
11 4 (17.39%) MS Access
11 4 (17.39%) PHP
11 4 (17.39%) Metastorm
11 4 (17.39%) Process Management
11 4 (17.39%) Multimedia
11 4 (17.39%) Silverpop
12 3 (13.04%) Analytics
12 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
12 3 (13.04%) SDLC
12 3 (13.04%) Modbus
12 3 (13.04%) Data Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Silverpop
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Modbus
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MS Access
2 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (13.04%) Data Mining
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 11 (47.83%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (47.83%) C# Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Senior .NET Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Senior C# Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Senior Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Senior VB Developer
3 11 (47.83%) VB Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Database Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Project Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) jQuery
4 6 (26.09%) XML
5 3 (13.04%) ODBC
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
6 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) SCADA
3 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) MVC
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Translating Business Requirements
3 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
3 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
3 11 (47.83%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Process Management
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 1 (4.35%) API Development
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) OOD
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 20 (86.96%) C#
3 16 (69.57%) VB.NET
4 7 (30.43%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (17.39%) PHP
6 3 (13.04%) C
6 3 (13.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Metastorm
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
De Montfort Uni
Salary: From £25,769 to £31,656 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago