The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England / East Midlands
Rank 101 105 94
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11  
Permanent jobs citing VB 60 64 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.05% 2.01% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.53% 3.76% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 51 53 84
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1701 1703 1700
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 58.03% 53.60% 51.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1426 1431 1482
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

VB
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for VB in the East Midlands

VB
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in the East Midlands

VB
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +23 26 £42,500 - 3
Nottinghamshire +6 21 £36,250 +11.53% 1
Leicestershire -1 13 £41,000 +16.53% 2
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VB.

1 111 (78.17%) .NET
2 108 (76.06%) C#
3 99 (69.72%) SQL
4 81 (57.04%) VB.NET
5 79 (55.63%) SQL Server
6 77 (54.23%) ASP.NET
7 67 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (28.87%) VB6
8 41 (28.87%) .NET Framework
9 37 (26.06%) HTML
10 34 (23.94%) Ajax
11 29 (20.42%) VBA
12 27 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (19.01%) MVC
13 26 (18.31%) Client/Server
13 26 (18.31%) Degree
14 23 (16.20%) Microsoft
14 23 (16.20%) Change Management
15 22 (15.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (14.79%) T-SQL
16 21 (14.79%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (14.08%) Software Engineering
18 19 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (13.38%) Windows
19 18 (12.68%) CSS
19 18 (12.68%) MS Excel
20 17 (11.97%) ActiveX
21 16 (11.27%) Crystal Reports
22 15 (10.56%) OO

VB
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 14 (9.86%) SharePoint
1 14 (9.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (9.15%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (3.52%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 18 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.04%) Intranet
2 5 (3.52%) WAN
3 4 (2.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (55.63%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (11.27%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (9.15%) NoSQL
5 13 (9.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (5.63%) SSDT
7 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.70%) MS Access
10 1 (0.70%) Power BI
10 1 (0.70%) QlikView
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (10.56%) CruiseControl
1 15 (10.56%) MSBuild
1 15 (10.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 15 (10.56%) Subversion
2 14 (9.86%) Visual Studio
3 13 (9.15%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.82%) TestComplete
General
1 13 (9.15%) Finance
2 2 (1.41%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.70%) Law
3 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (72.54%) Developer
2 34 (23.94%) Applications Developer
2 34 (23.94%) Senior Developer
3 32 (22.54%) VB Developer
4 31 (21.83%) .NET Developer
5 26 (18.31%) Senior Applications Developer
6 18 (12.68%) VB6 Developer
7 17 (11.97%) C# Developer
8 15 (10.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (10.56%) Consultant
8 15 (10.56%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (7.75%) SQL Developer
10 10 (7.04%) Implementation Consultant
10 10 (7.04%) Technical Implementation Consultant
11 8 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (5.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 8 (5.63%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (5.63%) Senior VB Developer
11 8 (5.63%) SharePoint Developer
12 6 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (78.17%) .NET
2 77 (54.23%) ASP.NET
3 41 (28.87%) .NET Framework
4 37 (26.06%) HTML
5 34 (23.94%) Ajax
6 21 (14.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (12.68%) CSS
8 17 (11.97%) ActiveX
9 15 (10.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (9.86%) Classic ASP
11 13 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 13 (9.15%) Node.js
11 13 (9.15%) RESTful
11 13 (9.15%) WCF
12 12 (8.45%) CSS3
13 10 (7.04%) HTML5
14 8 (5.63%) AngularJS
14 8 (5.63%) JSON
15 6 (4.23%) Entity Framework
15 6 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.31%) Client/Server
2 20 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (10.56%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.04%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.82%) e-Health
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.38%) Windows
2 6 (4.23%) Linux
2 6 (4.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (19.01%) MVC
3 23 (16.20%) Change Management
4 20 (14.08%) Software Engineering
5 15 (10.56%) Mentoring
5 15 (10.56%) OO
5 15 (10.56%) TDD
6 13 (9.15%) BDD
6 13 (9.15%) Service Management
6 13 (9.15%) Web Application Development
7 12 (8.45%) Scrum
8 11 (7.75%) Asset Management
8 11 (7.75%) Business Analysis
8 11 (7.75%) SDLC
9 10 (7.04%) CRM
9 10 (7.04%) Knowledge Management
9 10 (7.04%) Translating Business Requirements
10 9 (6.34%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (5.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 108 (76.06%) C#
2 99 (69.72%) SQL
3 81 (57.04%) VB.NET
4 41 (28.87%) VB6
5 29 (20.42%) VBA
6 21 (14.79%) T-SQL
7 14 (9.86%) JavaScript
7 14 (9.86%) PowerShell
8 13 (9.15%) Ruby
9 8 (5.63%) C++
10 6 (4.23%) C
11 4 (2.82%) PHP
11 4 (2.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (18.31%) Degree
2 8 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.23%) HND
3 6 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.52%) MCTS
4 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (2.82%) Nagios
1 4 (2.82%) OpenView
1 4 (2.82%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.82%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 23 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.04%) Oracle
3 8 (5.63%) Nintex
3 8 (5.63%) SAP
4 6 (4.23%) Tableau
5 4 (2.82%) BMC
5 4 (2.82%) CA
5 4 (2.82%) Compuware
5 4 (2.82%) Dynatrace
5 4 (2.82%) HP
5 4 (2.82%) IBM
5 4 (2.82%) Nimsoft
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
East Midlands
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago