The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 60 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 18 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.40% 2.30% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.37% 4.93% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 5
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
412 345 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 54.86% 46.62% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 297 317 298
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Northampton -9 16 £42,500 +6.25% 5
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 35 (97.22%) .NET
2 34 (94.44%) C#
2 34 (94.44%) VB.NET
3 28 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 28 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 27 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 27 (75.00%) MVC
4 27 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (75.00%) TDD
4 27 (75.00%) Ruby
4 27 (75.00%) WCF
4 27 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 27 (75.00%) RESTful
4 27 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (75.00%) BDD
4 27 (75.00%) NoSQL
4 27 (75.00%) Node.js
4 27 (75.00%) Web Application Development
5 9 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (19.44%) VB6
7 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 6 (16.67%) VBA
7 6 (16.67%) Classic ASP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 27 (75.00%) Node.js
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.78%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (2.78%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.78%) HFM
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 27 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 27 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) Essbase
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 3 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
2 29 (80.56%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.89%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Systems Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Administrator
4 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (2.78%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (97.22%) .NET
2 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 27 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 27 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 27 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 27 (75.00%) RESTful
3 27 (75.00%) WCF
4 6 (16.67%) Classic ASP
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (75.00%) BDD
2 27 (75.00%) MVC
2 27 (75.00%) TDD
2 27 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (2.78%) BPMN
4 1 (2.78%) Change Management
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.78%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Multithreading
4 1 (2.78%) Service Management
4 1 (2.78%) UML
4 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) C#
1 34 (94.44%) VB.NET
2 27 (75.00%) Ruby
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (19.44%) VB6
5 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 6 (16.67%) VBA
6 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) HND
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Cognos
3 1 (2.78%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
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Salary: Excellent salary (DOE)
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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