The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 72 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 50.30% 72.73% 69.92%
Number of salaries quoted 54 57 36
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

VB
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Northern Ireland region.

VB Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) OpenText
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) DFS Replication
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Process Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) IDOL
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Document Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (40.00%) Process Management
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Kofax
2 2 (40.00%) OpenText
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £25256 - £33915.20 per annum
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