The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Lincolnshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 28 36 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.13% 5.31% 8.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.90% 9.16% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 10
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +12.72%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 131 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 54.61% 57.96% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 70 116 49
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,100 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
East Midlands

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

VB
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

VB
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Grimsby +10 2 £35,000 -6.66%
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) C#
4 10 (58.82%) VB.NET
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) ERP
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) EDI
6 8 (47.06%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
7 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
7 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
7 7 (41.18%) XML
7 7 (41.18%) XSL
7 7 (41.18%) WCF
7 7 (41.18%) QlikView
7 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (41.18%) DevExpress
7 7 (41.18%) Bourne shell
7 7 (41.18%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (41.18%) Web Application Development
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (29.41%) VBA
10 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
11 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
11 3 (17.65%) HTML
11 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
12 2 (11.76%) MS Office
12 2 (11.76%) CSS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) VLAN
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) QlikView
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
2 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Systems Developer
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Access Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
6 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) EDI
4 7 (41.18%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) XSL
4 7 (41.18%) WCF
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) WPF
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ERP
2 7 (41.18%) Web Application Development
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) VB.NET
4 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Bourne shell
5 5 (29.41%) VBA
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.88%) PHP
7 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.88%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) DevExpress
3 2 (11.76%) SYSPRO
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) Autodesk
4 1 (5.88%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Epicor
4 1 (5.88%) Sage
4 1 (5.88%) Progress
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle