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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 24 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 5.19% 2.36% 5.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.42% 3.70% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 13
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £38,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £42,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
95 135 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 61.69% 63.68% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 83 133 159
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,550 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
4 8 (38.10%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 6 (28.57%) VBScript
5 6 (28.57%) Classic ASP
6 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) Windows
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (9.52%) VMware
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
7 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.52%) IIS
7 2 (9.52%) C#
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
7 2 (9.52%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) SCCM
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.76%) Delphi
8 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.76%) T-SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (4.76%) Firebird
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) Systems Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Operational Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 6 (28.57%) Classic ASP
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) SDLC
2 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) ERP
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
2 1 (4.76%) OO
2 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
2 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) VBScript
4 2 (9.52%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) Delphi
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) UAG
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Borland
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos
3 1 (4.76%) Embarcadero
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Sophos
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec