The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Norfolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 46 29 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.25% 6.27% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.43% 8.45% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £28,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
233 284 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 65.45% 74.15% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 197 266 252
Average salary £34,000 £31,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
East of England

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Norwich +6 8 £37,500 -6.25% 2
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 15 (62.50%) .NET
3 12 (50.00%) MVC
3 12 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 12 (50.00%) C#
4 10 (41.67%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) TDD
4 10 (41.67%) NUnit
4 10 (41.67%) NHibernate
4 10 (41.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (41.67%) Web Application Development
4 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 9 (37.50%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) LINQ
7 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (25.00%) Games
7 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (25.00%) VBScript
7 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (25.00%) DTS
7 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (25.00%) Moq
7 6 (25.00%) BDD
7 6 (25.00%) Kanban
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (25.00%) DTS
3 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) NUnit
1 10 (41.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (25.00%) Moq
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
1 15 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 6 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 6 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Junior
2 6 (25.00%) DBA
2 6 (25.00%) Graduate
3 5 (20.83%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) NHibernate
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (25.00%) LINQ
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (20.83%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) WCF
5 4 (16.67%) MonoRail
5 4 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (8.33%) CSS
6 2 (8.33%) CSS3
6 2 (8.33%) HTML5
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Tandem
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) SCADA
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (41.67%) Scrum
2 10 (41.67%) TDD
2 10 (41.67%) Web Application Development
3 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (25.00%) BDD
3 6 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (8.33%) Content Management
4 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 12 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (25.00%) VBScript
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) VB6
6 2 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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