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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 42 34 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.81% 5.43% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 6.83% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 5
Average salary £34,750 £36,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.13% +5.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
146 205 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 59.35% 79.46% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 141 183 202
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £38,500 £42,500
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 29 December 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Norwich

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 5 (31.25%) C++
9 4 (25.00%) Java
9 4 (25.00%) PHP
9 4 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (25.00%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) Tandem
9 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (25.00%) TDD
9 4 (25.00%) NUnit
9 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (25.00%) NHibernate
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (25.00%) WCF
9 4 (25.00%) MonoRail
9 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) DTS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) Firebird
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) NUnit
1 4 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (25.00%) WCF
3 4 (25.00%) MonoRail
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Tandem
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) MVC
1 4 (25.00%) Scrum
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) TDD
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 2 (12.50%) Web Development
2 2 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) C++
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (6.25%) Delphi
8 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.25%) Embarcadero
3 1 (6.25%) Borland
Norwich
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Posted: 27 days ago