Period
to 20 July 2018

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 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 179 182
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -30
Permanent jobs citing VB 31 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.76% 0.61% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.26% 0.89% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 11
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +16.13%
10th Percentile £31,463 £30,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,000 £45,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +13.33%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,457 2,586 2,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 60.15% 69.13% 61.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,770 2,098 2,129
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,488 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 20 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +8 24 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Peterborough -27 7 £42,000 +35.48% 1
VB
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
1 16 (51.61%) Software Engineering
2 15 (48.39%) C++
2 15 (48.39%) Python
3 14 (45.16%) C#
3 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 14 (45.16%) Degree
4 12 (38.71%) .NET
5 11 (35.48%) Java
5 11 (35.48%) Visual Studio
5 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (32.26%) Linux
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
7 9 (29.03%) VB.NET
7 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
7 9 (29.03%) GitHub
7 9 (29.03%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
8 8 (25.81%) Angular 2
8 8 (25.81%) JIRA
8 8 (25.81%) Information Management
8 8 (25.81%) Kanban
8 8 (25.81%) Aerospace
8 8 (25.81%) Automotive
8 8 (25.81%) PLM
8 8 (25.81%) CAD
8 8 (25.81%) CAE
9 7 (22.58%) C
10 6 (19.35%) JavaScript

VB
Co-occurring 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 (6.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.23%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Visual Studio
2 8 (25.81%) JIRA
3 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (25.81%) Aerospace
1 8 (25.81%) Automotive
2 3 (9.68%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Software Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C++ Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C++ Software Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) ERP Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) ERP Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Development Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Implementation Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Development Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Database Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) Angular 2
2 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
3 5 (16.13%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) XML
5 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.23%) HTML
7 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Mindset
3 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.90%) Robotics
4 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.23%) CPLD
5 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Software Engineering
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (25.81%) CAD
4 8 (25.81%) CAE
4 8 (25.81%) Information Management
4 8 (25.81%) Kanban
4 8 (25.81%) PLM
5 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) Behavioural Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) Threat Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) Validation
6 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
7 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.90%) CRM
7 4 (12.90%) ERP
7 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (12.90%) Robotic Process Automation
7 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) C++
1 15 (48.39%) Python
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 11 (35.48%) Java
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 9 (29.03%) VB.NET
6 7 (22.58%) C
7 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
7 6 (19.35%) VBA
8 5 (16.13%) VB6
9 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 1 (3.23%) F#
10 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (3.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.45%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Cognos
3 4 (12.90%) Sage
3 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Cadence