The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 31 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 0.71% 0.66% 10.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 1.25% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Median salary £22,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +26.98%
UK excluding London median 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 Lincolnshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 80 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 30.71% 52.63% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 65 40
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lincolnshire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Case Management
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Visualfiles
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Legal

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET