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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 24 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 0.77% 3.13% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 7.94% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £25,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% -11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
61 63 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 46.92% 39.38% 62.42%
Number of salaries quoted 55 62 98
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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
Market Rasen - 1 £25,000 -
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Access Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft