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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 54 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.84% 2.86% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 4.65% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 16
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £31,107 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £40,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB
Tyne and Wear

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
260 258 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 54.74% 61.58% 57.04%
Number of salaries quoted 215 237 221
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VB.

1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Perl
3 9 (64.29%) Unix
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (64.29%) Tivoli
3 9 (64.29%) Shell Script
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) CA
5 5 (35.71%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) HP SiteScope
5 5 (35.71%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (28.57%) SCOM
6 4 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (28.57%) Unicenter
6 4 (28.57%) zOS
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) AIX
6 4 (28.57%) Solaris
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (28.57%) MOM
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
7 3 (21.43%) SLA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) MS Access
2 2 (14.29%) Power BI
2 2 (14.29%) PowerPivot
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) MI Manager
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) VB Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) COM+
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Ergonomics
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Unix
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) AIX
3 4 (28.57%) Solaris
3 4 (28.57%) zOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Perl
2 9 (64.29%) Shell Script
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Tivoli
2 5 (35.71%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (28.57%) MOM
3 4 (28.57%) SCOM
3 4 (28.57%) Unicenter
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) CA
2 5 (35.71%) HP
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) SAP