Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 150 116
Rank change year-on-year +13 -34 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 97 88 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.86% 1.58% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.10% 2.83% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 88 79 141
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £46,700 £46,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 3,132 3,111 3,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 60.17% 55.97% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,710 2,659 2,830
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 22 June 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 22 June 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
Northamptonshire -16 34 £42,500 - 2
Derbyshire +20 27 £34,000 +4.62% 6
Nottinghamshire -6 15 £31,000 -17.33% 2
Leicestershire +2 10 £45,000 +9.76% 3
Lincolnshire - 9 £37,500 - 2
VB
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 66 (68.04%) C#
1 66 (68.04%) .NET
2 55 (56.70%) ASP.NET
3 51 (52.58%) SQL Server
4 41 (42.27%) SQL
5 38 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (35.05%) MVC
7 32 (32.99%) VB.NET
8 30 (30.93%) WCF
9 29 (29.90%) TDD
9 29 (29.90%) Git (software)
9 29 (29.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (29.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (28.87%) Web Application Development
10 28 (28.87%) BDD
10 28 (28.87%) NoSQL
10 28 (28.87%) Node.js
10 28 (28.87%) RESTful
10 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 28 (28.87%) Ruby
10 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
11 27 (27.84%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (24.74%) JavaScript
12 24 (24.74%) C++
13 23 (23.71%) HTML
14 21 (21.65%) CSS
15 19 (19.59%) ERP
16 18 (18.56%) Software Engineering
17 17 (17.53%) VBA
17 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2016

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 11 (11.34%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.28%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.12%) WordPress
4 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.06%) Moodle
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.03%) IIS
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.09%) Epicor Tropos
3 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.06%) Dynamics SL
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) DNS
1 2 (2.06%) Network Security
1 2 (2.06%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (2.06%) VPN
2 1 (1.03%) Intranet
2 1 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (52.58%) SQL Server
2 28 (28.87%) NoSQL
3 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2016
4 15 (15.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (9.28%) MySQL
7 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (4.12%) OLAP
10 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.06%) EDRMS
10 2 (2.06%) QlikView
10 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.03%) Power BI
11 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (29.90%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.19%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 7 (7.22%) Retail
2 6 (6.19%) Marketing
3 4 (4.12%) Advertising
4 3 (3.09%) Finance
4 3 (3.09%) Law
4 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (56.70%) Developer
2 39 (40.21%) .NET Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Project Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) IT Manager
5 10 (10.31%) .NET Software Developer
6 9 (9.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (9.28%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.22%) SQL Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Applications Support
9 6 (6.19%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.15%) SharePoint Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Administrator
11 4 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (4.12%) VB Developer
11 4 (4.12%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (68.04%) .NET
2 55 (56.70%) ASP.NET
3 30 (30.93%) WCF
4 29 (29.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (29.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 28 (28.87%) Node.js
5 28 (28.87%) RESTful
6 23 (23.71%) HTML
7 21 (21.65%) CSS
8 12 (12.37%) Ajax
8 12 (12.37%) HTML5
8 12 (12.37%) jQuery
9 11 (11.34%) WinForms
10 10 (10.31%) .NET Framework
11 9 (9.28%) JSON
12 6 (6.19%) Code First Entity Framework
12 6 (6.19%) Entity Framework
12 6 (6.19%) WPF
13 5 (5.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) CCTV
1 13 (13.40%) SCADA
2 7 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.15%) NHS
4 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.03%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Windows
2 5 (5.15%) Unix
3 4 (4.12%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.06%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.05%) MVC
3 29 (29.90%) TDD
4 28 (28.87%) BDD
4 28 (28.87%) Web Application Development
5 27 (27.84%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (19.59%) ERP
7 18 (18.56%) Software Engineering
8 14 (14.43%) Project Management
9 12 (12.37%) CRM
10 10 (10.31%) Web Design
11 9 (9.28%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (9.28%) Test Strategy
11 9 (9.28%) Time Management
12 8 (8.25%) Service Management
13 7 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (7.22%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (6.19%) Collaborative Working
14 6 (6.19%) ITIL
14 6 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (68.04%) C#
2 41 (42.27%) SQL
3 32 (32.99%) VB.NET
4 28 (28.87%) Ruby
5 24 (24.74%) C++
5 24 (24.74%) JavaScript
6 17 (17.53%) VBA
7 13 (13.40%) C
8 11 (11.34%) VB6
9 8 (8.25%) PowerShell
9 8 (8.25%) VBScript
10 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.09%) Java
12 2 (2.06%) Perl
12 2 (2.06%) PHP
12 2 (2.06%) X++
13 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Degree
1 13 (13.40%) HND
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) PMO
2 2 (2.06%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.06%) vSphere
Vendors
1 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle
3 5 (5.15%) BMC
3 5 (5.15%) Remedy
4 3 (3.09%) Epicor
4 3 (3.09%) IFS
4 3 (3.09%) Infor
4 3 (3.09%) SAP
4 3 (3.09%) VMware
5 1 (1.03%) Automation Anywhere
5 1 (1.03%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.03%) Tableau