Period
to 22 September 2017

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

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 109 107
Rank change year-on-year -51 -2 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB 66 162 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.28% 2.50% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 4.78% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 56 141 218
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £33,125 £26,250 £25,800
90th Percentile £47,000 £46,500 £46,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 2786 3389 3785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 53.94% 52.22% 49.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2418 2843 3289
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £22,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 September 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 6 months to 22 September 2017. 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 -19 28 £42,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire -15 15 £40,000 +5.26%
Derbyshire -20 9 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Leicestershire +8 6 £41,000 +17.14% 1
Lincolnshire +16 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
VB
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 59 (89.39%) C#
2 58 (87.88%) .NET
3 45 (68.18%) SQL Server
4 37 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET
6 29 (43.94%) MVC
7 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (37.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 25 (37.88%) WCF
8 25 (37.88%) VB.NET
9 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
10 21 (31.82%) HTML
11 20 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (28.79%) CSS
12 19 (28.79%) RESTful
13 18 (27.27%) Visual Studio
14 17 (25.76%) TDD
14 17 (25.76%) Ruby
14 17 (25.76%) Git (software)
14 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (25.76%) BDD
14 17 (25.76%) NoSQL
14 17 (25.76%) Node.js
14 17 (25.76%) Web Application Development
14 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 16 (24.24%) Web Services
15 16 (24.24%) SharePoint
15 16 (24.24%) SQL
16 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
17 13 (19.70%) T-SQL

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 16 (24.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.12%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (12.12%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (6.06%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) RS-232
2 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.52%) Extranet
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
2 1 (1.52%) LTE
2 1 (1.52%) RS-485
2 1 (1.52%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 25 (37.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 17 (25.76%) NoSQL
4 8 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (6.06%) EDRMS
5 4 (6.06%) QlikView
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.03%) Power BI
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.52%) MS Access
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 17 (25.76%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.06%) CruiseControl
4 4 (6.06%) MSBuild
4 4 (6.06%) Subversion
4 4 (6.06%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.06%) Electronics
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (74.24%) Developer
2 24 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 15 (22.73%) VB Developer
4 10 (15.15%) VB6 Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Applications Support
5 8 (12.12%) Applications Support Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.61%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior VB Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Business Developer
10 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (87.88%) .NET
2 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET
3 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (37.88%) WCF
5 21 (31.82%) HTML
6 19 (28.79%) CSS
6 19 (28.79%) RESTful
7 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 17 (25.76%) Node.js
8 16 (24.24%) Web Services
9 11 (16.67%) Ajax
10 10 (15.15%) ActiveX
10 10 (15.15%) jQuery
11 9 (13.64%) HTML5
12 8 (12.12%) CSS3
12 8 (12.12%) Entity Framework
13 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
14 4 (6.06%) .NET Compact Framework
14 4 (6.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.52%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.94%) MVC
3 20 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (25.76%) BDD
4 17 (25.76%) TDD
4 17 (25.76%) Web Application Development
5 11 (16.67%) SDLC
6 8 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
6 8 (12.12%) ITIL
6 8 (12.12%) ITIL V3
6 8 (12.12%) ITSM
6 8 (12.12%) Problem Management
6 8 (12.12%) SOA
6 8 (12.12%) Supplier Management
7 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.61%) OO
8 6 (9.09%) Document Management
9 5 (7.58%) Scrum
9 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.58%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (89.39%) C#
2 25 (37.88%) VB.NET
3 17 (25.76%) Ruby
4 16 (24.24%) SQL
5 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 13 (19.70%) T-SQL
6 13 (19.70%) VB6
7 9 (13.64%) VBScript
8 8 (12.12%) C++
9 7 (10.61%) PHP
9 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
10 6 (9.09%) Perl
11 5 (7.58%) C
12 4 (6.06%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.52%) VBA
13 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) CCNA
1 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (12.12%) MCP
1 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) HND
3 3 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) BMC
2 8 (12.12%) Nimsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Remedy
2 8 (12.12%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) Tableau