The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had VB Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Visual Basic Programmer
UK
Rank 844 923 927
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Programmer 8 2 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.002% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.002% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 28
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -19.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VB Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured VB Programmer in the job title.

VB Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VB Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB Programmer within the UK.

VB Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

VB Programmer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +86 8 £37,500 +20.96%
North West - 6 £37,500 -
Preston - 6 £37,500 -
Lancashire - 6 £37,500 -
East of England +20 1 £32,500 +4.83%
Nottingham - 1 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Watford - 1 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £32,500 -

VB Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, VB Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring VB Programmer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) VB
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) C#
3 16 (88.89%) WCF
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) SOAP
4 9 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (50.00%) MVC
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) VB6
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) Advertising
5 8 (44.44%) AS400
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (44.44%) Mainframe
5 8 (44.44%) Web Services
5 8 (44.44%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) SDLC
5 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 8 (44.44%) Ajax
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005

VB Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (44.44%) Advertising
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) WCF
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) SOAP
3 9 (50.00%) XML
4 8 (44.44%) Ajax
4 8 (44.44%) RESTful
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) Ember.js
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) AS400
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 8 (44.44%) iSeries
1 8 (44.44%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) SDLC
2 8 (44.44%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.56%) OOP
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) VB
2 17 (94.44%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) VB6
4 8 (44.44%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft