Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 159 148
Rank change year-on-year +32 -11 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.57% 0.85% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 1.12% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 4
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +57.89% -36.67%
10th Percentile £28,100 £35,000 £24,075
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £32,400
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% +9.87% +7.04%

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 1,423 2,314 1,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.02% 75.72% 68.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,178 1,842 1,340
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +2.51%

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) GitHub
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) Angular 2
4 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Information Management
4 6 (50.00%) JIRA
4 6 (50.00%) Kanban
4 6 (50.00%) Aerospace
4 6 (50.00%) Automotive
4 6 (50.00%) PLM
4 6 (50.00%) CAD
4 6 (50.00%) CAE
4 6 (50.00%) C++
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
7 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet

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 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 6 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Software Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Angular 2
1 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) CAD
3 6 (50.00%) CAE
3 6 (50.00%) Information Management
3 6 (50.00%) Kanban
3 6 (50.00%) PLM
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) F#
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft