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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 31 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.24% 2.94% 4.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.87% 4.74% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 13
Average salary £25,000 £35,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.07% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £42,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
127 211 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 53.81% 62.06% 74.45%
Number of salaries quoted 103 203 185
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,550 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +14 8 £25,000 -41.17%
Thetford - 1 £40,000 -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
4 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 9 (37.50%) HTML
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) VBScript
5 6 (25.00%) Classic ASP
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.50%) SDLC
7 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (8.33%) SCCM
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (8.33%) C#
8 2 (8.33%) IIS
8 2 (8.33%) VMware
8 2 (8.33%) VB6
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.33%) Degree
9 1 (4.17%) JIRA
9 1 (4.17%) QA

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) Firebird
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) AccuRev
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Database Developer
3 1 (4.17%) DBA
3 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Operational Support Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (4.17%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) Classic ASP
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) WinForms
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
2 1 (4.17%) ERP
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
2 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.17%) Migration
2 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
2 1 (4.17%) OO
2 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
2 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) VBScript
4 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.33%) VB6
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) Delphi
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) UAG
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Borland
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
3 1 (4.17%) Embarcadero
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) NetApp
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sophos
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec