The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 28
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire - 1.64% 6.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.56% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 27
Median salary - £40,000 £40,000
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 Derbyshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 221 225 201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 50.69% 46.20% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 170 194 181
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,800 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

VB
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for VB in Derbyshire

VB
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Structured Programming
2 4 (66.67%) Nimsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (66.67%) Dynatrace
2 4 (66.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) e-Health
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Compuware
2 4 (66.67%) OpenView
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) BMC
2 4 (66.67%) CA
2 4 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (66.67%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (66.67%) Nagios
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) e-Health
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Structured Programming
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
1 4 (66.67%) OpenView
1 4 (66.67%) Tivoli
1 4 (66.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) BMC
1 4 (66.67%) CA
1 4 (66.67%) Compuware
1 4 (66.67%) Dynatrace
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
1 4 (66.67%) Nimsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle