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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 33 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.01% 3.15% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.55% 4.03% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 3
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +40.90%
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
159 347 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 53.18% 77.98% 67.59%
Number of salaries quoted 149 335 254
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
(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 +22 9 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Thetford - 2 £30,000 -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 19 (95.00%) .NET
1 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (70.00%) VB.NET
4 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (60.00%) C#
6 11 (55.00%) MVC
6 11 (55.00%) Scrum
6 11 (55.00%) Tandem
6 11 (55.00%) TDD
6 11 (55.00%) NUnit
6 11 (55.00%) WCF
6 11 (55.00%) MonoRail
6 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (55.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (55.00%) Castle Windsor
6 11 (55.00%) Razor View Engine
6 11 (55.00%) Web Application Development
6 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 11 (55.00%) NHibernate
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) Web Development
8 3 (15.00%) jQuery
8 3 (15.00%) VB6
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (10.00%) Relational Database

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) NUnit
1 11 (55.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
1 19 (95.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) VB Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
1 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (55.00%) NHibernate
2 11 (55.00%) WCF
2 11 (55.00%) MonoRail
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (55.00%) Castle Windsor
2 11 (55.00%) Razor View Engine
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) XSLT
5 2 (10.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) MVC
1 11 (55.00%) Scrum
1 11 (55.00%) TDD
1 11 (55.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) VB.NET
2 12 (60.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 1 (5.00%) VC++
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Delphi
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) DevExpress
2 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 29k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago