The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 32 44 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB 17 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.72% 2.30% 6.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.19% 3.52% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 26
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 227 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 62.29% 65.23% 75.26%
Number of salaries quoted 165 191 271
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

VB
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

VB Salary Trend in Norfolk

VB
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Norfolk

VB
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Norwich +4 6 £31,250 -16.66% 1
Thetford - 4 £25,000 -
King's Lynn - 4 £30,000 -
Diss - 3 £37,500 -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
3 15 (57.69%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 11 (42.31%) HTML
5 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
6 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
6 10 (38.46%) CSS
6 10 (38.46%) MCP
6 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
7 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (34.62%) VBScript
8 7 (26.92%) Migration
8 7 (26.92%) Thin Client
8 7 (26.92%) DHCP
8 7 (26.92%) DNS
8 7 (26.92%) C#
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
8 7 (26.92%) MCSE
8 7 (26.92%) Fat Client
8 7 (26.92%) MCTS
9 6 (23.08%) Web Development
9 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle
9 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
9 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
10 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
10 5 (19.23%) jQuery

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DHCP
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) SSL
2 4 (15.38%) FTP
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (15.38%) DTS
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (11.54%) Firebird
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (26.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) DBA
5 4 (15.38%) IT Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) SQL DBA
6 3 (11.54%) Applications Developer
6 3 (11.54%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
2 10 (38.46%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
4 5 (19.23%) jQuery
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) EDI
6 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Thin Client
1 7 (26.92%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) FMCG
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) Web Development
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.54%) Refactoring
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) OO
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 9 (34.62%) VBScript
5 7 (26.92%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
7 4 (15.38%) PHP
7 4 (15.38%) Delphi
8 3 (11.54%) C
8 3 (11.54%) VB6
9 1 (3.85%) VBA
9 1 (3.85%) VC++
9 1 (3.85%) C++
9 1 (3.85%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) MCP
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (26.92%) MCTS
3 7 (26.92%) MCSE
4 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
3 3 (11.54%) Embarcadero
3 3 (11.54%) Borland
4 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos
Norwich, Norfolk
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