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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 33 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 2.19% 5.46% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 6.95% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 3
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
146 187 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 64.04% 78.57% 54.97%
Number of salaries quoted 143 171 178
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Norwich

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (21.43%) Clustering
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) DTS
6 3 (21.43%) VBScript
6 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
6 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) DTS
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) Firebird
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) DBA
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) RPG Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) VBScript
5 1 (7.14%) VBA
5 1 (7.14%) RPG
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Embarcadero
4 1 (7.14%) Borland
4 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £24k - 25k per year
Posted: 14 days ago