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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 40 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 34 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.91% 2.00% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.90% 4.44% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 16
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB
East Midlands

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
312 428 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.09% 45.15% 43.30%
Number of salaries quoted 220 398 369
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 25 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Daventry - 7 £45,000 - 1
Kettering - 1 £35,000 -
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 62 (100.00%) C#
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (85.48%) VB.NET
3 42 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (66.13%) ASP.NET
5 30 (48.39%) MVC
6 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
6 29 (46.77%) WCF
7 27 (43.55%) RESTful
7 27 (43.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (43.55%) SQL
8 26 (41.94%) TDD
8 26 (41.94%) Ruby
8 26 (41.94%) Node.js
8 26 (41.94%) Web Application Development
8 26 (41.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (41.94%) BDD
8 26 (41.94%) NoSQL
8 26 (41.94%) Git (software)
9 18 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
11 14 (22.58%) SharePoint
12 13 (20.97%) VBA
12 13 (20.97%) Classic ASP
12 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (20.97%) VB6
12 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (20.97%) PowerShell

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 (22.58%) SharePoint
2 11 (17.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.23%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) RS-232
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 26 (41.94%) NoSQL
2 26 (41.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (17.74%) Legal
2 4 (6.45%) Electronics
2 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Law
4 1 (1.61%) Games
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (95.16%) Developer
2 33 (53.23%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Applications Developer
4 12 (19.35%) Senior Developer
4 12 (19.35%) SharePoint Developer
5 11 (17.74%) Senior Applications Developer
6 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.68%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# Application Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior C# Application Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior SQL Developer
8 4 (6.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (66.13%) ASP.NET
3 29 (46.77%) WCF
4 27 (43.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (43.55%) RESTful
5 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 26 (41.94%) Node.js
6 13 (20.97%) Classic ASP
7 12 (19.35%) Ajax
8 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
9 7 (11.29%) Code First Entity Framework
9 7 (11.29%) Entity Framework
10 4 (6.45%) XML
11 3 (4.84%) CSS
11 3 (4.84%) Web Services
11 3 (4.84%) WinForms
11 3 (4.84%) WPF
12 2 (3.23%) HTML5
12 2 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.84%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.23%) iPad
4 1 (1.61%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.61%) Photography
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (48.39%) MVC
3 26 (41.94%) BDD
3 26 (41.94%) TDD
3 26 (41.94%) Web Application Development
4 18 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.23%) SDLC
5 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
6 1 (1.61%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.61%) MVVM
6 1 (1.61%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (1.61%) UX Design
6 1 (1.61%) Web Development
6 1 (1.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) C#
2 53 (85.48%) VB.NET
3 27 (43.55%) SQL
4 26 (41.94%) Ruby
5 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
5 13 (20.97%) VB6
5 13 (20.97%) VBA
6 4 (6.45%) MATLAB
7 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) HND
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) Telerik
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago