The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 82 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -20
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 41 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.85% 3.60% 5.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 6.05% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 37 43
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £25,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB
Nottinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
604 678 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 57.14% 59.58% 60.59%
Number of salaries quoted 510 567 480
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

VB
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

VB Salary Trend in Nottingham

VB
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Nottingham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 28 (75.68%) C#
2 26 (70.27%) SQL
3 22 (59.46%) .NET
3 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
4 19 (51.35%) T-SQL
5 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
5 17 (45.95%) Windows
6 16 (43.24%) HTML
7 14 (37.84%) XML
8 13 (35.14%) VB6
9 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
9 12 (32.43%) VB.NET
9 12 (32.43%) IIS
10 11 (29.73%) Regression Testing
11 10 (27.03%) OO
12 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
13 8 (21.62%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (21.62%) OOP
13 8 (21.62%) ActiveX
13 8 (21.62%) CruiseControl
13 8 (21.62%) Subversion
13 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
13 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (21.62%) TestComplete
13 8 (21.62%) MSBuild
13 8 (21.62%) .NET Compact Framework
13 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (18.92%) Java
14 7 (18.92%) Perl
14 7 (18.92%) VBScript

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 12 (32.43%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) FileNet
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) SNMP
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (10.81%) Big Data
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) MySQL
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 8 (21.62%) MSBuild
2 8 (21.62%) CruiseControl
2 8 (21.62%) Subversion
2 8 (21.62%) TestComplete
3 3 (8.11%) Ranorex
3 3 (8.11%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) VB.NET Developer
4 8 (21.62%) VB Developer
4 8 (21.62%) VB6 Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Graduate
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Support Technician
6 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Technician
6 4 (10.81%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.11%) QA Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Customer Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Customer Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
3 16 (43.24%) HTML
4 14 (37.84%) XML
5 8 (21.62%) ActiveX
5 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
5 8 (21.62%) .NET Compact Framework
6 7 (18.92%) XSL
7 4 (10.81%) CSS
8 3 (8.11%) Gherkin
9 2 (5.41%) WinForms
9 2 (5.41%) Ajax
9 2 (5.41%) jQuery
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (2.70%) HTML5
10 1 (2.70%) CSS3
10 1 (2.70%) Web Services
10 1 (2.70%) Middleware
10 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.70%) Physics
5 1 (2.70%) iSeries
5 1 (2.70%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) UNIX
4 3 (8.11%) Android
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Regression Testing
2 10 (27.03%) OO
3 8 (21.62%) OOP
3 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.22%) Web Development
5 5 (13.51%) ITIL
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 4 (10.81%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (10.81%) Big Data Analytics
6 4 (10.81%) Analytics
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
6 4 (10.81%) Operations Research
7 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.11%) Android Development
7 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) Time Management
8 2 (5.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) C#
2 26 (70.27%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) T-SQL
4 13 (35.14%) VB6
5 12 (32.43%) VB.NET
5 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.92%) Perl
6 7 (18.92%) VBScript
6 7 (18.92%) Java
7 5 (13.51%) C++
8 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
9 3 (8.11%) Ruby
10 1 (2.70%) Python
10 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.11%) ISEB
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (5.41%) MCTS
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Tivoli
1 4 (10.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (10.81%) Netcool
1 4 (10.81%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (5.41%) WSUS
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.70%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) IBM
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Splunk
2 4 (10.81%) Compuware
3 3 (8.11%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) Telerik
5 1 (2.70%) Axway
5 1 (2.70%) Tumbleweed
5 1 (2.70%) Tableau
5 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Software AG
5 1 (2.70%) BMC
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.70%) webMethods
Nottingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago