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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 105 106
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1  
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.44% 0.086% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.12% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -38.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1040 826 935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 75.58% 70.72% 64.35%
Number of salaries quoted 830 743 829
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) VB6
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) F#
1 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
1 5 (83.33%) GitHub
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) GitHub
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) VB Software Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) VB Developer
3 3 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) F#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Unspecified highly flexible depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago