The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 40 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 22 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.75% 3.32% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.86% 6.08% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 15
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 Northamptonshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
280 395 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 47.70% 54.71% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 242 284 330
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,040 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VB
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

VB
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +25 22 £42,500 - 1
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 59 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (98.31%) C#
3 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (74.58%) ASP.NET
4 36 (61.02%) SQL
5 27 (45.76%) Ajax
6 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
7 24 (40.68%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (32.20%) Client/Server
9 17 (28.81%) Ruby
9 17 (28.81%) WCF
9 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
9 17 (28.81%) RESTful
9 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (28.81%) BDD
9 17 (28.81%) NoSQL
9 17 (28.81%) Node.js
9 17 (28.81%) Web Application Development
9 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (28.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 17 (28.81%) TDD
9 17 (28.81%) MVC
10 14 (23.73%) VB6
10 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (23.73%) SharePoint
10 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
10 14 (23.73%) Classic ASP
10 14 (23.73%) VBA

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (23.73%) SharePoint
1 14 (23.73%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (22.03%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (8.47%) K2 blackpearl
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (28.81%) NoSQL
2 17 (28.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (13.56%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (88.14%) Developer
2 27 (45.76%) Applications Developer
3 19 (32.20%) Senior Applications Developer
3 19 (32.20%) Senior Developer
4 17 (28.81%) .NET Developer
5 8 (13.56%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.69%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.69%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (74.58%) ASP.NET
3 27 (45.76%) Ajax
4 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (28.81%) Node.js
4 17 (28.81%) RESTful
4 17 (28.81%) WCF
5 14 (23.73%) .NET Framework
5 14 (23.73%) Classic ASP
6 8 (13.56%) CSS
6 8 (13.56%) CSS3
6 8 (13.56%) HTML
6 8 (13.56%) HTML5
6 8 (13.56%) JSON
7 5 (8.47%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (28.81%) BDD
3 17 (28.81%) MVC
3 17 (28.81%) TDD
3 17 (28.81%) Web Application Development
4 13 (22.03%) Service Management
5 8 (13.56%) Workflow
6 7 (11.86%) Change Management
7 6 (10.17%) ITIL
8 2 (3.39%) SDLC
9 1 (1.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 58 (98.31%) C#
3 36 (61.02%) SQL
4 17 (28.81%) Ruby
5 14 (23.73%) PowerShell
5 14 (23.73%) VB6
5 14 (23.73%) VBA
6 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) HND
1 6 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Nintex
2 8 (13.56%) SAP
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