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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 43 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB 31 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.44% 2.27% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.47% 4.74% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 10
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
366 422 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 52.44% 47.79% 49.53%
Number of salaries quoted 291 371 392
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 31 May 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 24 £42,500 - 3
Kettering - 3 £32,500 -
Towcester - 2 £37,500 -
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 54 (98.18%) .NET
2 53 (96.36%) C#
3 46 (83.64%) VB.NET
4 33 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 32 (58.18%) SQL Server
6 31 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (54.55%) MVC
8 29 (52.73%) WCF
8 29 (52.73%) RESTful
8 29 (52.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (52.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (50.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 28 (50.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 28 (50.91%) BDD
9 28 (50.91%) NoSQL
9 28 (50.91%) Node.js
9 28 (50.91%) Web Application Development
9 28 (50.91%) Ruby
9 28 (50.91%) Git (software)
9 28 (50.91%) TDD
10 27 (49.09%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (36.36%) SQL
12 15 (27.27%) VBA
12 15 (27.27%) Classic ASP
12 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
12 15 (27.27%) SharePoint
12 15 (27.27%) VB6
12 15 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (27.27%) 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 28 (50.91%) Node.js
2 15 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 10 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (9.09%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) LabWindows
2 1 (1.82%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.82%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.82%) HFM
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) RS-232
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (58.18%) SQL Server
2 28 (50.91%) NoSQL
2 28 (50.91%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) Essbase
4 1 (1.82%) OLAP
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (50.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.55%) Legal
2 4 (7.27%) Electronics
2 4 (7.27%) Law
2 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (92.73%) Developer
2 29 (52.73%) .NET Developer
3 13 (23.64%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Applications Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Systems Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Development Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Internet Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Test Development Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.82%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.82%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (98.18%) .NET
2 33 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 29 (52.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 29 (52.73%) ASP.NET Web API
3 29 (52.73%) RESTful
3 29 (52.73%) WCF
4 28 (50.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 15 (27.27%) Classic ASP
6 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.64%) Ajax
7 2 (3.64%) CSS
8 1 (1.82%) CSS3
8 1 (1.82%) HTML
8 1 (1.82%) HTML5
8 1 (1.82%) jQuery
8 1 (1.82%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.82%) WPF
8 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) iPad
2 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (54.55%) MVC
3 28 (50.91%) BDD
3 28 (50.91%) TDD
3 28 (50.91%) Web Application Development
4 27 (49.09%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.64%) ITIL
6 2 (3.64%) SDLC
6 2 (3.64%) Workflow
7 1 (1.82%) Change Management
7 1 (1.82%) MVVM
7 1 (1.82%) OO
7 1 (1.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (1.82%) Service Management
7 1 (1.82%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (96.36%) C#
2 46 (83.64%) VB.NET
3 28 (50.91%) Ruby
4 20 (36.36%) SQL
5 15 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 15 (27.27%) VB6
5 15 (27.27%) VBA
6 4 (7.27%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) HND
2 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) Cognos
3 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.82%) Nintex
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Telerik
3 1 (1.82%) Twitter
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