The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 53 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB 32 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.39% 4.31% 4.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.94% 8.12% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 30
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,850 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,150 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
461 345 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 48.89% 53.16% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 414 309 321
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
East Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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Vacancies
Northampton -17 20 £40,000 +25.00% 3
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 39 (97.50%) .NET
2 35 (87.50%) C#
3 29 (72.50%) SQL
4 26 (65.00%) VB.NET
5 25 (62.50%) SharePoint
5 25 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (52.50%) SAP
7 20 (50.00%) Classic ASP
7 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
9 17 (42.50%) ITIL
10 16 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (40.00%) VB6
11 14 (35.00%) VBA
11 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
12 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
13 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (22.50%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
15 9 (22.50%) Law
15 9 (22.50%) Legal
15 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
16 8 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
16 8 (20.00%) HTML
16 8 (20.00%) Change Management
17 7 (17.50%) Project Management
17 7 (17.50%) ISO 9001
17 7 (17.50%) Kindle

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 9 (22.50%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) FTP
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
1 1 (2.50%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) MS Access
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.50%) MSBuild
2 3 (7.50%) CruiseControl
General
1 9 (22.50%) Law
1 9 (22.50%) Legal
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Systems Developer
3 12 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 11 (27.50%) .NET Developer
5 7 (17.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior
8 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) .NET
2 20 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
4 8 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (10.00%) XML
5 4 (10.00%) WCF
5 4 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.50%) SAP XI
6 1 (2.50%) ODBC
6 1 (2.50%) CSS
6 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Kindle
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (20.00%) Change Management
4 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 5 (12.50%) OO
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Document Management
8 2 (5.00%) CRM
8 2 (5.00%) ETL
8 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.50%) ERD
9 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Service Management
9 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.50%) ITSM
9 1 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) C#
2 29 (72.50%) SQL
3 26 (65.00%) VB.NET
4 16 (40.00%) VB6
5 14 (35.00%) VBA
5 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.50%) RPG
9 2 (5.00%) VBScript
10 1 (2.50%) Perl
10 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.50%) Java
10 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.00%) HND
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) SAP
2 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) RedPrairie
3 1 (2.50%) Remedy
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) BMC
3 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £28500.00 - £36500.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago