Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 140 157
Rank change year-on-year +17 +17 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.19% 0.70% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 1.02% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 8
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £34,250 £35,313 £35,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £55,000 £50,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

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 1,021 1,661 2,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 65.45% 68.16% 77.46%
Number of salaries quoted 633 1,262 1,670
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,375 £70,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%

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 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for VB in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Server Management
3 1 (33.33%) Development Roadmap
3 1 (33.33%) VC++
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) TortoiseSVN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Access Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Database Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ADO
2 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Development Roadmap
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Server Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft