Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 158 164
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 37 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.89% 0.58% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 0.90% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 25
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,000 £38,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +7.04% -11.25%
10th Percentile £33,850 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,625 £51,250
East of England median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year -6.67% +22.45% -8.13%

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 2885 2210 2435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 69.50% 63.84% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2344 1915 2190
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.51% +7.07%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,700 £62,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -7 26 £45,000 +68.22% 1
Peterborough -16 7 £48,750 +21.88% 2
Huntingdon - 2 £29,500 -
VB
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 32 (86.49%) SQL
2 31 (83.78%) C#
3 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (72.97%) Software Engineering
5 26 (70.27%) Oracle
6 25 (67.57%) VB6
6 25 (67.57%) F#
6 25 (67.57%) TeamCity
6 25 (67.57%) Test Automation
6 25 (67.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (67.57%) GitHub
7 23 (62.16%) Finance
8 22 (59.46%) SDLC
9 10 (27.03%) .NET
10 7 (18.92%) Functional Programming
11 5 (13.51%) Microservices
11 5 (13.51%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
12 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
12 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
13 3 (8.11%) Electronics
13 3 (8.11%) Java
13 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
13 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
13 3 (8.11%) QA
13 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement
14 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
14 2 (5.41%) Selenium
14 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing

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 1 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (67.57%) GitHub
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (67.57%) TeamCity
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.41%) LabVIEW
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Software Engineer
2 23 (62.16%) Developer
3 20 (54.05%) Software Developer
3 20 (54.05%) VB Software Engineer
4 19 (51.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 18 (48.65%) VB Developer
5 18 (48.65%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Control Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Automation Specialist
8 1 (2.70%) Lead Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Linux Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.41%) jQuery
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) CSS3
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
3 1 (2.70%) LAMP
3 1 (2.70%) Sass
3 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.41%) SCADA
3 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) Software Engineering
3 25 (67.57%) Test Automation
4 22 (59.46%) SDLC
5 7 (18.92%) Functional Programming
6 5 (13.51%) Microservices
7 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) CAD
9 2 (5.41%) Coaching
9 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
9 2 (5.41%) MVC
9 2 (5.41%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Physics
9 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) Schematic Capture
9 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.41%) TDD
9 2 (5.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) SQL
2 31 (83.78%) C#
3 25 (67.57%) F#
3 25 (67.57%) VB6
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.41%) C
6 2 (5.41%) C++
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
7 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Allen-Bradley
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Siemens
2 2 (5.41%) Wonderware
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos
3 1 (2.70%) SAP