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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 92 96
Rank change year-on-year -38 +4  
Permanent jobs citing VB 26 92 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.99% 2.84% 2.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% 5.47% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 71 90
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -7.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £26,750 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

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 1405 1682 1871
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 53.32% 51.96% 49.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1408 1623
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 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 June 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 -16 12 £42,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire -7 10 £45,000 +63.63% 2
Leicestershire +1 2 £41,000 +17.14%
Derbyshire -11 1 £32,500 -13.33%
VB
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 68 (79.07%) .NET
2 66 (76.74%) C#
3 55 (63.95%) SQL Server
4 54 (62.79%) ASP.NET
5 53 (61.63%) SQL
6 45 (52.33%) VB.NET
6 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (27.91%) Ajax
8 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (23.26%) MVC
9 20 (23.26%) HTML
9 20 (23.26%) Client/Server
10 19 (22.09%) Visual Studio
11 16 (18.60%) T-SQL
11 16 (18.60%) VB6
12 14 (16.28%) TDD
12 14 (16.28%) Ruby
12 14 (16.28%) .NET Framework
12 14 (16.28%) WCF
12 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
12 14 (16.28%) RESTful
12 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (16.28%) BDD
12 14 (16.28%) NoSQL
12 14 (16.28%) Node.js
12 14 (16.28%) Web Application Development
12 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (16.28%) SQL Server 2014
12 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 13 (15.12%) SDLC

VB
Co-occurring 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 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Intranet
1 4 (4.65%) WAN
2 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.16%) RS-232
2 1 (1.16%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (63.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.28%) NoSQL
2 14 (16.28%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (15.12%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.65%) SSDT
8 2 (2.33%) MS Access
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.33%) Power BI
8 2 (2.33%) QlikView
8 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (22.09%) Visual Studio
2 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.63%) CruiseControl
3 10 (11.63%) MSBuild
3 10 (11.63%) Subversion
4 8 (9.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (9.30%) TestComplete
5 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (81.40%) Developer
2 25 (29.07%) Senior Developer
3 24 (27.91%) Applications Developer
4 21 (24.42%) .NET Developer
5 20 (23.26%) Senior Applications Developer
6 18 (20.93%) VB Developer
7 13 (15.12%) VB6 Developer
8 8 (9.30%) Consultant
8 8 (9.30%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (8.14%) SQL Developer
10 6 (6.98%) Analyst
10 6 (6.98%) SQL Analyst
11 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (5.81%) Business Systems Analyst
11 5 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.81%) C# Developer
11 5 (5.81%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.81%) Senior VB Developer
11 5 (5.81%) SSIS Analyst
11 5 (5.81%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (79.07%) .NET
2 54 (62.79%) ASP.NET
3 24 (27.91%) Ajax
4 20 (23.26%) HTML
5 14 (16.28%) .NET Framework
5 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (16.28%) Node.js
5 14 (16.28%) RESTful
5 14 (16.28%) WCF
6 13 (15.12%) ActiveX
7 8 (9.30%) CSS
8 7 (8.14%) .NET Compact Framework
9 6 (6.98%) CSS3
10 4 (4.65%) HTML5
10 4 (4.65%) JSON
11 2 (2.33%) jQuery
11 2 (2.33%) Web Services
11 2 (2.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Client/Server
2 8 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.16%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (23.26%) MVC
4 14 (16.28%) BDD
4 14 (16.28%) TDD
4 14 (16.28%) Web Application Development
5 13 (15.12%) SDLC
6 12 (13.95%) OO
7 9 (10.47%) Change Management
8 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.30%) Regression Testing
8 8 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.14%) Project Management
9 7 (8.14%) Scrum
10 6 (6.98%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.98%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.81%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.81%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (5.81%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 66 (76.74%) C#
2 53 (61.63%) SQL
3 45 (52.33%) VB.NET
4 16 (18.60%) T-SQL
4 16 (18.60%) VB6
5 14 (16.28%) Ruby
6 10 (11.63%) JavaScript
7 9 (10.47%) VBA
8 7 (8.14%) C++
9 5 (5.81%) C
10 4 (4.65%) PHP
11 3 (3.49%) VBScript
12 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) MCTS
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.14%) Tableau
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco
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