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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 36 44 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.51% 3.51% 7.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.22% 5.29% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 34
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
209 227 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 72.57% 66.37% 76.52%
Number of salaries quoted 181 201 322
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 £24,500 -34.66% 1
Thetford 0 4 £25,000 -16.66%
Diss - 3 £37,500 -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 11 (42.31%) .NET
5 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
6 10 (38.46%) MCP
6 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
7 9 (34.62%) CSS
7 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
7 9 (34.62%) VBScript
7 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (30.77%) Oracle
8 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
9 7 (26.92%) MCSE
9 7 (26.92%) Migration
9 7 (26.92%) Thin Client
9 7 (26.92%) DNS
9 7 (26.92%) DHCP
9 7 (26.92%) Fat Client
9 7 (26.92%) MCTS
10 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
11 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
11 5 (19.23%) MySQL
11 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
11 5 (19.23%) C
11 5 (19.23%) C#

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
1 7 (26.92%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) FTP
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) VPN
2 4 (15.38%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) Firebird
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (15.38%) DTS
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) 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 5 (19.23%) Applications Developer
6 4 (15.38%) IT Administrator
6 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (15.38%) DBA
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) SQL DBA
8 2 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.85%) Development Team Leader
9 1 (3.85%) .NET Team Leader
9 1 (3.85%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) EDI
6 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Thin Client
1 7 (26.92%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) FMCG
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (15.38%) Web Development
3 3 (11.54%) Refactoring
4 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) VBScript
4 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) C
4 5 (19.23%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) Delphi
5 4 (15.38%) PHP
6 3 (11.54%) VB6
7 1 (3.85%) VBA
7 1 (3.85%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) MCP
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (26.92%) MCSE
3 7 (26.92%) MCTS
4 5 (19.23%) 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 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) Embarcadero
3 5 (19.23%) Borland
4 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos
5 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
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