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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 53 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 46 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.62% 2.48% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.97% 4.04% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 25
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,500 £38,500
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
660 619 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 51.93% 61.47% 57.37%
Number of salaries quoted 551 498 483
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Nottingham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 42 (75.00%) .NET
2 32 (57.14%) Windows
3 26 (46.43%) VB.NET
4 21 (37.50%) C#
4 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 20 (35.71%) SQL
6 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
7 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
8 16 (28.57%) VBScript
8 16 (28.57%) VB6
9 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
10 14 (25.00%) OOD
11 13 (23.21%) T-SQL
11 13 (23.21%) HTML
11 13 (23.21%) Crystal Reports
12 12 (21.43%) Linux
12 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
13 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
13 11 (19.64%) UNIX
13 11 (19.64%) Splunk
14 10 (17.86%) Analytics
14 10 (17.86%) Performance Management
14 10 (17.86%) Web Development
14 10 (17.86%) jQuery
15 9 (16.07%) Degree
15 9 (16.07%) Data Analysis
15 9 (16.07%) Back Office
15 9 (16.07%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (16.07%) OO
15 9 (16.07%) ActiveX

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (8.93%) Lync
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.79%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) SaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.21%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.57%) DB2
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) NUnit
1 6 (10.71%) MSTest
1 6 (10.71%) Moq
2 1 (1.79%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.79%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (1.79%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
2 1 (1.79%) Selenium
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) TestComplete
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.79%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (16.07%) Back Office
2 2 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) .NET Developer
2 10 (17.86%) VB Developer
3 9 (16.07%) VB6 Developer
4 8 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Support Technician
6 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.36%) ICT Technician
7 3 (5.36%) Graduate
8 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (75.00%) .NET
2 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
3 13 (23.21%) HTML
4 10 (17.86%) jQuery
5 9 (16.07%) ActiveX
6 7 (12.50%) XML
7 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 2 (3.57%) EDI
8 2 (3.57%) WCF
8 2 (3.57%) WPF
9 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.79%) WebCenter
9 1 (1.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) User Experience
2 5 (8.93%) Xbox
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Linux
3 11 (19.64%) UNIX
4 8 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 8 (14.29%) Android
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) OOD
2 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
3 10 (17.86%) Analytics
3 10 (17.86%) Performance Management
3 10 (17.86%) Web Development
4 9 (16.07%) Data Analysis
4 9 (16.07%) OO
4 9 (16.07%) Software Architecture
5 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.29%) MVC
6 7 (12.50%) TDD
7 6 (10.71%) OOP
7 6 (10.71%) DevOps
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL
9 2 (3.57%) SOA
9 2 (3.57%) SDLC
9 2 (3.57%) Android Development
9 2 (3.57%) iOS Development
10 1 (1.79%) Automation Testing
10 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) VB.NET
2 21 (37.50%) C#
3 20 (35.71%) SQL
4 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 16 (28.57%) VBScript
5 16 (28.57%) VB6
6 13 (23.21%) T-SQL
7 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
8 9 (16.07%) Perl
9 8 (14.29%) C++
10 4 (7.14%) Java
11 1 (1.79%) C
11 1 (1.79%) PHP
11 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
1 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Splunk
3 9 (16.07%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Infor
5 2 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) Perforce
6 1 (1.79%) Omniture
6 1 (1.79%) Kronos
6 1 (1.79%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.79%) Sun
6 1 (1.79%) IBM
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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