Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 61 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 -27 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.53% 0.78% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 1.10% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
County Antrim median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.68% +42.00%
10th Percentile £29,900 £32,300 £31,250
90th Percentile £33,700 £43,700 £38,750
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +12.68% +42.00%

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 County Antrim with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 268 273 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 70.53% 70.91% 49.82%
Number of salaries quoted 218 163 114
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £27,725
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -9.68%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in County Antrim

VB
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for VB in County Antrim

VB
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 20 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
Belfast +2 2 £32,000 -20.00%
VB
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Robotics
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Kentico
1 1 (50.00%) Robotic Process Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Kentico
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Robotic Process Automation
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL