Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 171 160
Rank change year-on-year -7 -11 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.37% 0.82% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 1.17% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 17
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.43% +1.88% +12.68%
10th Percentile £29,950 £32,125 £24,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,375 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -7.78% +21.21%

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 1,927 2,646 2,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 55.58% 70.06% 63.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,510 2,189 1,950
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.51%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £26,725
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +21 13 £45,000 -
VB
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) C++
3 8 (61.54%) GitHub
3 8 (61.54%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 7 (53.85%) Angular 2
4 7 (53.85%) Information Management
4 7 (53.85%) JIRA
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Kanban
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) CAD
4 7 (53.85%) CAE
4 7 (53.85%) Aerospace
4 7 (53.85%) Automotive
4 7 (53.85%) PLM
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (15.38%) Internet of Things
7 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle

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 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (53.85%) Aerospace
1 7 (53.85%) Automotive
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) C++ Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C++ Software Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Development Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Excel Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Software Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) RF Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Angular 2
1 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Internet of Things
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) CAD
3 7 (53.85%) CAE
3 7 (53.85%) Information Management
3 7 (53.85%) Kanban
3 7 (53.85%) PLM
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Microservices
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) C++
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) F#
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle