The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 23 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.68% - 8.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.77% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
Average salary £35,000 - £32,500
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 Lincolnshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 51 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 46.43% 37.78% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 54
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £44,550
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 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
Grimsby - 2 £33,750 -
Immingham - 1 £35,000 -
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Apple
6 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) Android
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle