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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 59 49 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing VB 27 41 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.72% 4.05% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.36% 7.04% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 12
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £19,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,950 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
619 582 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 62.27% 57.51% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 507 512 435
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Nottingham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 37 (72.55%) SQL
2 36 (70.59%) C#
3 26 (50.98%) .NET
3 26 (50.98%) SQL Server
4 22 (43.14%) ASP.NET
5 21 (41.18%) T-SQL
6 19 (37.25%) HTML
7 18 (35.29%) IIS
8 17 (33.33%) VB6
9 16 (31.37%) XML
9 16 (31.37%) Windows
10 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
11 12 (23.53%) Java
11 12 (23.53%) Degree
12 11 (21.57%) Oracle
12 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
12 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
12 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (19.61%) VBScript
13 10 (19.61%) VB.NET
13 10 (19.61%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (19.61%) OOP
13 10 (19.61%) ActiveX
13 10 (19.61%) Subversion
13 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
13 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (17.65%) IBM
14 9 (17.65%) Regression Testing
15 8 (15.69%) C++
16 7 (13.73%) XSL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 18 (35.29%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) SAS
4 2 (3.92%) FileNet
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) JRun
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 2 (3.92%) Internet
2 2 (3.92%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) SNMP
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.98%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.80%) MySQL
4 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) Big Data
5 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.92%) DB2
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
2 10 (19.61%) Subversion
3 6 (11.76%) TestComplete
3 6 (11.76%) MSBuild
3 6 (11.76%) CruiseControl
4 4 (7.84%) NUnit
5 3 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (5.88%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.76%) Marketing
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Graduate
5 7 (13.73%) VB.NET Developer
5 7 (13.73%) VB Developer
5 7 (13.73%) VB6 Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Applications Support Technician
6 5 (9.80%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Support Technician
6 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Customer Support Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Customer Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Tester
8 3 (5.88%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) .NET
2 22 (43.14%) ASP.NET
3 19 (37.25%) HTML
4 16 (31.37%) XML
5 10 (19.61%) ActiveX
5 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
6 7 (13.73%) XSL
7 6 (11.76%) .NET Compact Framework
8 5 (9.80%) CSS
9 4 (7.84%) JSON
9 4 (7.84%) LINQ
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (7.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (7.84%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (5.88%) Gherkin
10 3 (5.88%) jQuery
11 2 (3.92%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (3.92%) Middleware
12 1 (1.96%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
1 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.80%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.80%) Physics
4 3 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) EFT
5 2 (3.92%) iSeries
6 1 (1.96%) Social Media
6 1 (1.96%) Kindle
6 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) Android
4 4 (7.84%) UNIX
4 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) OOP
1 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (17.65%) Regression Testing
3 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) OO
3 7 (13.73%) Web Development
4 4 (7.84%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
4 4 (7.84%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (7.84%) Android Development
4 4 (7.84%) iOS Development
4 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.84%) ITIL
4 4 (7.84%) MVC
4 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.88%) ERP
5 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.92%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (3.92%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) SQL
2 36 (70.59%) C#
3 21 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 17 (33.33%) VB6
5 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 12 (23.53%) Java
7 10 (19.61%) VBScript
7 10 (19.61%) VB.NET
8 8 (15.69%) C++
9 6 (11.76%) Perl
9 6 (11.76%) Python
10 4 (7.84%) Ruby
10 4 (7.84%) R
11 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
11 3 (5.88%) PHP
12 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.96%) VBA
13 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ISEB
2 3 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (3.92%) Netcool
1 2 (3.92%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (3.92%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (3.92%) BladeLogic
1 2 (3.92%) WSUS
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) IBM
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix
4 4 (7.84%) Unica
5 2 (3.92%) Tumbleweed
5 2 (3.92%) Splunk
5 2 (3.92%) Tableau
5 2 (3.92%) Software AG
5 2 (3.92%) BMC
5 2 (3.92%) Axway
5 2 (3.92%) Compuware
5 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.92%) webMethods
5 2 (3.92%) Remedy
6 1 (1.96%) McAfee
6 1 (1.96%) VMware
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Computacenter
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago