The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank - 51 47
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 1.59% 3.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.76% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 12
Median salary - £22,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -48.23%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
217 217 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 50.35% 57.41% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 192 196 191
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

VB Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Ergonomics
1 2 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
1 2 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) MI Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Ergonomics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAP