The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 32 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 23 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.62% 3.13% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.92% 5.61% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 11
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
193 303 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 47.19% 55.80% 47.69%
Number of salaries quoted 157 198 242
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £48,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

VB
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Northampton region.

VB Salary Trend in Northampton

VB
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Northampton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for VB.

1 60 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (98.33%) C#
3 45 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (71.67%) ASP.NET
5 34 (56.67%) SQL
6 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
7 25 (41.67%) Ajax
8 24 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (33.33%) MVC
9 20 (33.33%) WCF
10 17 (28.33%) Client/Server
10 17 (28.33%) Ruby
10 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
10 17 (28.33%) RESTful
10 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (28.33%) BDD
10 17 (28.33%) NoSQL
10 17 (28.33%) Node.js
10 17 (28.33%) Web Application Development
10 17 (28.33%) TDD
10 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 15 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (23.33%) VB6
12 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (23.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (23.33%) SharePoint

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
1 14 (23.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (21.67%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (8.33%) K2 blackpearl
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (28.33%) NoSQL
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (13.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (88.33%) Developer
2 25 (41.67%) Applications Developer
3 20 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 18 (30.00%) Senior Developer
5 17 (28.33%) Senior Applications Developer
6 8 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Administrator
7 6 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Junior Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Junior VB.NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Administrator
9 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.67%) VB Developer
9 1 (1.67%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (71.67%) ASP.NET
3 25 (41.67%) Ajax
4 20 (33.33%) WCF
5 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (28.33%) Node.js
5 17 (28.33%) RESTful
6 15 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 14 (23.33%) Classic ASP
8 8 (13.33%) CSS
8 8 (13.33%) CSS3
8 8 (13.33%) HTML
8 8 (13.33%) HTML5
8 8 (13.33%) JSON
9 5 (8.33%) SAP Smart Forms
10 3 (5.00%) Web Services
10 3 (5.00%) WinForms
10 3 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (33.33%) MVC
4 17 (28.33%) BDD
4 17 (28.33%) TDD
4 17 (28.33%) Web Application Development
5 13 (21.67%) Service Management
6 8 (13.33%) Workflow
7 7 (11.67%) Change Management
8 6 (10.00%) ITIL
9 2 (3.33%) SDLC
10 1 (1.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 59 (98.33%) C#
3 34 (56.67%) SQL
4 17 (28.33%) Ruby
5 14 (23.33%) PowerShell
5 14 (23.33%) VB6
5 14 (23.33%) VBA
6 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) HND
1 6 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Nintex
2 8 (13.33%) SAP
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