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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
Rank - 14 22
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - 6.42% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 14.00% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Median salary - £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%

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
67 50 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 57.76% 45.87% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 50
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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