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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 44 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.47% 5.11% 3.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 6.75% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 15
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
230 237 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 63.19% 75.72% 56.43%
Number of salaries quoted 219 218 239
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -8 5 £42,500 +41.66% 2
King's Lynn - 3 £30,000 -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 6 (28.57%) C++
7 5 (23.81%) PHP
7 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (19.05%) VBScript
8 4 (19.05%) Java
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (14.29%) Fat Client
9 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
9 3 (14.29%) DTS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) DTS
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) Firebird
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) MSI
2 1 (4.76%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Business Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Packager
5 1 (4.76%) RPG Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 3 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) Web Development
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C++
2 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) VBScript
4 4 (19.05%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) Delphi
7 1 (4.76%) RPG
7 1 (4.76%) VBA
7 1 (4.76%) VC++
7 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) MCP
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.76%) Cognos
4 1 (4.76%) Embarcadero
4 1 (4.76%) Borland
4 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.76%) AppSense
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