Period
to 18 October 2018

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

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
North East > Durham
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 50 41
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 3.85% 1.72% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.62% 3.55% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £27,750 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £42,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +11.11% +15.71%

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 Durham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 136 141 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 58.12% 48.45% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 92 132 120
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,856
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.41% -12.86%
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £26,938
90th Percentile £54,875 £51,250 £55,000
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 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
Stockton-on-Tees -3 5 £47,500 +8.57%
Darlington - 3 £29,000 -
Newton Aycliffe - 1 £40,000 -
VB
North East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Durham region with a requirement for VB.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) VB6
5 5 (55.56%) Java
6 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (33.33%) HTML5
7 3 (33.33%) REST
7 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (33.33%) Angular 2
7 3 (33.33%) LINQ
7 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 2 (22.22%) ERP
8 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle
8 2 (22.22%) WCF
8 2 (22.22%) WPF
8 2 (22.22%) Scrum
8 2 (22.22%) WinForms
8 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
8 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (22.22%) jQuery
9 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
1 1 (11.11%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum Master
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) LINQ
3 3 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) WCF
4 2 (22.22%) WinForms
4 2 (22.22%) WPF
5 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) ERP
1 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) VB6
3 5 (55.56%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) VC++
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle