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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 42 56 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +18
Permanent jobs citing VB 36 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.79% 2.91% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.17% 5.98% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 6
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
354 435 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 47.07% 48.77% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 250 400 377
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 29 July 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 +9 30 £41,500 -2.35% 3
Daventry - 4 £45,000 - 1
Kettering - 1 £35,000 -
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (98.44%) C#
3 55 (85.94%) VB.NET
4 42 (65.63%) ASP.NET
5 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
7 30 (46.88%) MVC
8 29 (45.31%) SQL
8 29 (45.31%) WCF
8 29 (45.31%) RESTful
8 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (43.75%) Web Application Development
9 28 (43.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 28 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 28 (43.75%) BDD
9 28 (43.75%) NoSQL
9 28 (43.75%) Node.js
9 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
9 28 (43.75%) TDD
9 28 (43.75%) Ruby
10 23 (35.94%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
12 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 16 (25.00%) VBA
12 16 (25.00%) Classic ASP
12 16 (25.00%) VB6
12 16 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (25.00%) 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 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
2 11 (17.19%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (6.25%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) RS-232
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
2 28 (43.75%) NoSQL
2 28 (43.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (17.19%) Legal
2 4 (6.25%) Electronics
2 4 (6.25%) Law
2 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (95.31%) Developer
2 32 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (23.44%) SharePoint Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Applications Developer
5 10 (15.63%) Senior Applications Developer
5 10 (15.63%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (4.69%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.69%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (4.69%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior C# Application Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 3 (4.69%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (65.63%) ASP.NET
3 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET Web API
3 29 (45.31%) RESTful
3 29 (45.31%) WCF
4 28 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 28 (43.75%) Node.js
5 16 (25.00%) Classic ASP
6 11 (17.19%) Ajax
7 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
8 4 (6.25%) Code First Entity Framework
8 4 (6.25%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.69%) CSS
10 2 (3.13%) HTML
10 2 (3.13%) HTML5
10 2 (3.13%) jQuery
10 2 (3.13%) XML
11 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.69%) iPad
3 1 (1.56%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.56%) Photography
3 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.88%) MVC
3 28 (43.75%) BDD
3 28 (43.75%) TDD
3 28 (43.75%) Web Application Development
4 23 (35.94%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.13%) SDLC
7 1 (1.56%) Change Management
7 1 (1.56%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.56%) MVVM
7 1 (1.56%) OO
7 1 (1.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (1.56%) Service Management
7 1 (1.56%) UX Design
7 1 (1.56%) Web Development
7 1 (1.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (98.44%) C#
2 55 (85.94%) VB.NET
3 29 (45.31%) SQL
4 28 (43.75%) Ruby
5 16 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 16 (25.00%) VB6
5 16 (25.00%) VBA
6 4 (6.25%) MATLAB
7 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) HND
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) SAP
3 1 (1.56%) Nintex
3 1 (1.56%) Telerik
3 1 (1.56%) Twitter
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