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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 28 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.30% 4.50% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 8.33% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 7
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,650 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £38,100 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
120 156 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 64.52% 53.98% 76.18%
Number of salaries quoted 102 137 268
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
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 31 August 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 8 £27,500 -26.66% 1
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (50.00%) .NET
4 9 (50.00%) Degree
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) MCP
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (33.33%) C
7 6 (33.33%) VBScript
7 6 (33.33%) IIS
7 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 6 (33.33%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (27.78%) Embarcadero
8 5 (27.78%) Borland
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (27.78%) Firebird
8 5 (27.78%) VMware
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (27.78%) SCCM
8 5 (27.78%) Delphi
8 5 (27.78%) MySQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 6 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) FTP
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) VPN
2 4 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Firebird
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Applications Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) IT Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) Classic ASP
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 2000
4 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL V2
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) C
4 6 (33.33%) VBScript
5 5 (27.78%) Delphi
6 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) VB6
7 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) MCP
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (22.22%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Embarcadero
2 5 (27.78%) Borland
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
Norwich
CPS Group
Salary: £33k - 35k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago