The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 118 132 99
Rank change year-on-year +14 -33  
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 4 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.42% 0.19% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.33% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 13
Median salary £31,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.63% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1139 1217 1219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 67.96% 57.27% 59.17%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1013 1041
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

VB
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for VB in Cambridgeshire

VB
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Peterborough - 5 £31,000 -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) VB6
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (13.33%) DNS
7 2 (13.33%) MS Access
7 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) VBA
7 2 (13.33%) VBScript
7 2 (13.33%) HTML
7 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 2 (13.33%) System Testing
7 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.67%) Line 500
2 1 (6.67%) Sage 1000
2 1 (6.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (6.67%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) VB.NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Sage Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (13.33%) Logistics
1 2 (13.33%) SDLC
1 2 (13.33%) System Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (6.67%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) B2B
2 1 (6.67%) B2C
2 1 (6.67%) Behavioural Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
2 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Data Management
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.67%) ERP
2 1 (6.67%) Logistic Regression
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (6.67%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
2 6 (40.00%) VB6
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (13.33%) VBA
5 2 (13.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Facebook
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Sage
4 1 (6.67%) Tealeaf
4 1 (6.67%) Twitter
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Salary: to £32k + top benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago