Period
to 22 July 2017

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

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
North East > Durham
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 40 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB 21 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 6.23% 0.73% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.93% 1.48% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 4
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +53.85% -20.00%
North East median annual salary £35,000 £31,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.24% -9.29% +3.70%

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 Durham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 176 135 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 52.23% 49.27% 61.31%
Number of salaries quoted 163 115 160
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £76,750 £57,750
North East median annual salary £35,000 £37,288 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.14% -0.57% +15.38%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Durham

VB
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for VB in Durham

VB
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Durham over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Durham

VB
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Durham region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 13 £35,000 -
VB
North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Durham region with a requirement for VB.

1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) C#
3 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
3 19 (90.48%) VB6
4 15 (71.43%) DevOps
5 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (61.90%) MVC
5 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
6 12 (57.14%) Windows
6 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 8 (38.10%) SQL
8 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (38.10%) Big Data
8 8 (38.10%) Analytics
8 8 (38.10%) Degree
9 6 (28.57%) Puppet
9 6 (28.57%) React
9 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (19.05%) SLA
10 4 (19.05%) IIS
11 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
11 2 (9.52%) jQuery
11 2 (9.52%) Angular 2
11 2 (9.52%) .NET Core
11 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (9.52%) Web Development
11 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
11 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
12 1 (4.76%) VB.NET

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 4 (19.05%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Rational Rose
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
2 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (28.57%) React
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Core
4 2 (9.52%) Angular 2
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) ADO
5 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET
5 1 (4.76%) DAO
5 1 (4.76%) WinForms
5 1 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) XSD
5 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
1 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) DevOps
2 13 (61.90%) MVC
3 8 (38.10%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) MSF
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 19 (90.48%) VB6
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) XPath
5 1 (4.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft