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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 67 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.62% 1.52% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.93% 2.90% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 23
Median salary £35,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.41% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,184 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,350 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
376 379 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 55.21% 52.20% 53.96%
Number of salaries quoted 341 356 330
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -12 6 £47,500 +35.00%
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) C#
3 21 (80.77%) SQL
4 19 (73.08%) VB.NET
4 19 (73.08%) ASP.NET
5 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
5 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (57.69%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (50.00%) Mentoring
8 10 (38.46%) Scrum
8 10 (38.46%) Visual Studio
9 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
10 8 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
11 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
11 7 (26.92%) MVC
12 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
12 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
12 6 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (23.08%) Logistics
13 4 (15.38%) VB6
13 4 (15.38%) Change Management
13 4 (15.38%) C++
13 4 (15.38%) Degree
14 3 (11.54%) QA
14 3 (11.54%) MCTS
14 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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:

Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) .NET Developer
3 13 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 13 (50.00%) VB Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior C# Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior VB Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) SSIS Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 19 (73.08%) ASP.NET
3 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
4 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
4 6 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (11.54%) WinForms
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (7.69%) CSS3
6 2 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (7.69%) XHTML
7 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
7 1 (3.85%) LINQ
7 1 (3.85%) WPF
7 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
5 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
5 7 (26.92%) MVC
6 6 (23.08%) Logistics
7 4 (15.38%) Change Management
8 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) ERP
8 3 (11.54%) ETL
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 3 (11.54%) SDLC
8 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
8 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 19 (73.08%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) C++
4 4 (15.38%) VB6
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) MCTS
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Tableau
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
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