Period
to 9 December 2018

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 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 156 110
Rank change year-on-year +1 -46 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 62 80 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.40% 1.53% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 2.63% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 46 66 129
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £46,375 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,453 3,045 3,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 55.42% 58.13% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,888 2,629 2,864
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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 6 months to 9 December 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
Leicestershire -4 20 £50,000 +21.95% 3
Northamptonshire -29 17 £38,500 -9.41% 4
Nottinghamshire +28 10 £38,500 +2.67% 12
Derbyshire +9 7 £31,500 +1.61% 1
Lincolnshire +13 5 £32,500 +8.33% 3
VB
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VB.

1 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
2 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (46.77%) VB6
4 24 (38.71%) .NET
4 24 (38.71%) C#
5 22 (35.48%) Windows
6 20 (32.26%) SQL
7 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
8 16 (25.81%) HTML
8 16 (25.81%) CSS
9 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (22.58%) PowerShell
10 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET
10 14 (22.58%) T-SQL
11 13 (20.97%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
12 12 (19.35%) C++
12 12 (19.35%) SharePoint
12 12 (19.35%) VMware
12 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (19.35%) .NET Framework
12 12 (19.35%) Windows Server
13 11 (17.74%) Time Management
13 11 (17.74%) EPoS
13 11 (17.74%) IT Strategy
14 10 (16.13%) CRM
14 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
14 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 12 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) Confluence
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.61%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.90%) Office 365
3 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (9.68%) iSCSI
2 3 (4.84%) VPN
3 2 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.06%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (8.06%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (8.06%) QlikView
4 5 (8.06%) Redis
4 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (4.84%) EDRMS
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.23%) MS Access
7 2 (3.23%) MySQL
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.61%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.61%) Selenium
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 9 (14.52%) Retail
2 6 (9.68%) Billing
3 4 (6.45%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (58.06%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) VB Developer
3 16 (25.81%) VB6 Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Senior Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Senior VB Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Senior VB6 Developer
5 10 (16.13%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Support Specialist
6 6 (9.68%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (9.68%) Technical Support
6 6 (9.68%) Technical Support Specialist
7 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.06%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (6.45%) VBA Developer
9 3 (4.84%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Systems Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) .NET
2 16 (25.81%) CSS
2 16 (25.81%) HTML
3 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET
4 12 (19.35%) .NET Framework
5 7 (11.29%) jQuery
6 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (9.68%) Web Services
7 5 (8.06%) .NET Core
7 5 (8.06%) Entity Framework
7 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Graph
7 5 (8.06%) REST
7 5 (8.06%) SOAP
7 5 (8.06%) WCF
8 4 (6.45%) ActiveX
9 3 (4.84%) Ajax
9 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (4.84%) CSS3
9 3 (4.84%) HTML5
9 3 (4.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.74%) EPoS
3 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.68%) Public Cloud
3 6 (9.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Blog
5 1 (1.61%) CCTV
5 1 (1.61%) Fintech
5 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.61%) Kindle
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) SCADA
5 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.61%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.61%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) Windows Server
3 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.90%) Linux
5 6 (9.68%) VMS
5 6 (9.68%) Windows 2000
5 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 6 (9.68%) Windows NT
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.23%) Unix
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (17.74%) IT Strategy
3 11 (17.74%) Time Management
4 10 (16.13%) CRM
5 9 (14.52%) Scrum
6 8 (12.90%) MVC
7 7 (11.29%) Acceptance Criteria
7 7 (11.29%) Migration
7 7 (11.29%) User Stories
7 7 (11.29%) Web Development
8 6 (9.68%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 6 (9.68%) DevOps
8 6 (9.68%) ITIL
8 6 (9.68%) ITIL V3
9 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.06%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (8.06%) Prototyping
9 5 (8.06%) Security Testing
9 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) VB6
2 24 (38.71%) C#
3 20 (32.26%) SQL
4 14 (22.58%) PowerShell
4 14 (22.58%) T-SQL
5 12 (19.35%) C++
5 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 9 (14.52%) VB.NET
6 9 (14.52%) VBA
7 5 (8.06%) VBScript
8 3 (4.84%) C
8 3 (4.84%) Perl
8 3 (4.84%) PHP
9 2 (3.23%) Java
10 1 (1.61%) COBOL
10 1 (1.61%) Ruby
10 1 (1.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) HND
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
3 9 (14.52%) vSphere
4 7 (11.29%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (9.68%) NFS
5 6 (9.68%) vCloud
6 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) NetBackup
1 6 (9.68%) vCenter Server
1 6 (9.68%) vMotion
1 6 (9.68%) WMI
2 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) VMware
3 9 (14.52%) HP
4 8 (12.90%) Cisco
5 6 (9.68%) Dell
5 6 (9.68%) EMC
5 6 (9.68%) IBM
5 6 (9.68%) NetApp
5 6 (9.68%) Veeam
6 3 (4.84%) Cognos
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle
6 3 (4.84%) Tableau
7 2 (3.23%) Draytek
7 2 (3.23%) Infragistics
7 2 (3.23%) SAP
7 2 (3.23%) Siemens
7 2 (3.23%) Sophos
8 1 (1.61%) IFS
8 1 (1.61%) Micro Focus
8 1 (1.61%) Remedy