The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 26 36 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 6.73% 4.29% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.86% 5.39% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 4
Average salary £27,000 £33,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.40% +47.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £29,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Norfolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
118 241 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 56.73% 79.54% 65.81%
Number of salaries quoted 101 235 246
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

VB
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

VB Salary Trend in Norwich

VB
Salary Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Norwich

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) C#
3 19 (79.17%) VB.NET
4 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
6 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
7 11 (45.83%) Tandem
7 11 (45.83%) MVC
7 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (45.83%) TDD
7 11 (45.83%) NUnit
7 11 (45.83%) NHibernate
7 11 (45.83%) WCF
7 11 (45.83%) MonoRail
7 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (45.83%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (45.83%) Castle Windsor
7 11 (45.83%) Razor View Engine
7 11 (45.83%) Web Application Development
7 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 11 (45.83%) Scrum
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) C++
10 4 (16.67%) Java
10 4 (16.67%) PHP
10 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Degree
10 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) NUnit
1 11 (45.83%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Graduate
4 1 (4.17%) Business Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) NHibernate
3 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (45.83%) Castle Windsor
3 11 (45.83%) Razor View Engine
3 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 11 (45.83%) WCF
3 11 (45.83%) MonoRail
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Tandem
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) MVC
1 11 (45.83%) Scrum
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) TDD
1 11 (45.83%) Web Application Development
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) OO
4 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
4 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) VB.NET
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) C++
5 4 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Embarcadero
2 1 (4.17%) Borland
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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Posted: 26 days ago