Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 164 144
Rank change year-on-year +27 -20 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.34% 0.67% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.89% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 6
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +80.00% -54.55%
10th Percentile £29,850 £37,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £29,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +47.06% -2.86%

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,411 2,362 1,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 69.10% 75.03% 70.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,115 1,826 1,386
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Cambridge

VB
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for VB in Cambridge

VB
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VB in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) CAD
3 5 (71.43%) CAE
3 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
3 5 (71.43%) Automotive
3 5 (71.43%) PLM
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) Information Management
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) JIRA
3 5 (71.43%) Kanban
3 5 (71.43%) GitHub
3 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) Angular 2
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
1 5 (71.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C++ Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C++ Software Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Angular 2
1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) CAD
1 5 (71.43%) CAE
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (71.43%) Information Management
1 5 (71.43%) Kanban
1 5 (71.43%) PLM
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft