Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 275 233
Rank change year-on-year +2 -42 -80
Permanent jobs citing VB 77 88 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.63% 0.72% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 1.30% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 61 71 120
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £58,750 £46,250 £57,500
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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,870 6,786 7,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 56.24% 55.89% 49.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5,530 5,644 6,005
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in the East of England

VB
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for VB in the East of England

VB
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in the East of England

VB
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 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
Cambridgeshire -13 30 £45,000 +24.14% 1
Essex +41 24 £45,500 +13.75% 1
Hertfordshire -47 14 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Norfolk +12 6 £37,000 +23.33% 3
Bedfordshire +9 2 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Suffolk +1 1 - -
VB
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 of England region with a requirement for VB.

1 37 (48.05%) C#
1 37 (48.05%) .NET
2 35 (45.45%) SQL
3 30 (38.96%) SQL Server
3 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
4 27 (35.06%) Windows
5 21 (27.27%) Python
6 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET
6 19 (24.68%) C++
7 18 (23.38%) Java
8 17 (22.08%) Software Engineering
9 16 (20.78%) Degree
10 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (18.18%) MVC
11 14 (18.18%) Visual Studio
12 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (15.58%) XML
12 12 (15.58%) MS Access
12 12 (15.58%) Linux
13 11 (14.29%) Web Services
13 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
13 11 (14.29%) C
14 10 (12.99%) VB.NET
14 10 (12.99%) Internet
14 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
14 10 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
15 9 (11.69%) Continuous Delivery
15 9 (11.69%) GitHub

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) Confluence
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.30%) OrCAD
3 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) GitHub
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) Internet
2 9 (11.69%) Extranet
2 9 (11.69%) Intranet
3 2 (2.60%) DNS
3 2 (2.60%) SAN
4 1 (1.30%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.30%) Broadband
4 1 (1.30%) DHCP
4 1 (1.30%) Firewall
4 1 (1.30%) IPv4
4 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.30%) NAS
4 1 (1.30%) Network Security
4 1 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.30%) SSL
4 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.30%) VLAN
4 1 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) MS Access
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.79%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.49%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.60%) OLAP
6 2 (2.60%) OLTP
6 2 (2.60%) Power BI
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.30%) MySQL
7 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.69%) JIRA
3 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.60%) AutoIt
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.30%) Appium
5 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.30%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.30%) JUnit
5 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.30%) Maven
5 1 (1.30%) Selenium
5 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.39%) Aerospace
1 8 (10.39%) Automotive
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Advertising
2 4 (5.19%) Games
3 2 (2.60%) Electronics
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.60%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (55.84%) Developer
2 26 (33.77%) Analyst
3 15 (19.48%) Software Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
5 9 (11.69%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.69%) C++ Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Software Developer
6 8 (10.39%) .NET Developer
6 8 (10.39%) C++ Software Developer
6 8 (10.39%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Web Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Configuration Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Applications Manager
10 4 (5.19%) IT Manager
10 4 (5.19%) Oracle Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (48.05%) .NET
2 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET
3 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (15.58%) XML
4 11 (14.29%) Web Services
5 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
6 8 (10.39%) Angular 2
7 6 (7.79%) HTML
8 4 (5.19%) jQuery
8 4 (5.19%) Middleware
9 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.90%) CSS
10 2 (2.60%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.60%) WPF
11 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.30%) JSON
11 1 (1.30%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.30%) WCF
11 1 (1.30%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.79%) CMDB
3 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.49%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.49%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (6.49%) Robotics
5 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) CPLD
6 1 (1.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Replication
6 1 (1.30%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Windows
2 12 (15.58%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Unix
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.30%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Software Engineering
2 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.18%) MVC
4 10 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (11.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.39%) CAD
6 8 (10.39%) CAE
6 8 (10.39%) ERP
6 8 (10.39%) Information Management
6 8 (10.39%) Kanban
6 8 (10.39%) PLM
6 8 (10.39%) Web Development
7 7 (9.09%) SDLC
7 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 6 (7.79%) ITIL
8 6 (7.79%) Runbook
8 6 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.49%) CRM
9 5 (6.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.05%) C#
2 35 (45.45%) SQL
3 21 (27.27%) Python
4 19 (24.68%) C++
5 18 (23.38%) Java
6 11 (14.29%) C
6 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 10 (12.99%) VB.NET
8 9 (11.69%) VB6
8 9 (11.69%) VBA
9 8 (10.39%) Delphi
10 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
11 5 (6.49%) PL/SQL
11 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
13 1 (1.30%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (1.30%) F#
13 1 (1.30%) Perl
13 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Degree
2 6 (7.79%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.90%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (2.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.30%) CCA
6 1 (1.30%) CCNA
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.30%) MCITP
6 1 (1.30%) MCP
6 1 (1.30%) MCSA
6 1 (1.30%) MCSE
6 1 (1.30%) MCTS
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.30%) JTAG
1 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) Docker
3 1 (1.30%) Firmware
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.30%) NFS
3 1 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.30%) XenApp
3 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) Ansible
2 1 (1.30%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.30%) PowerCLI
2 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle
3 6 (7.79%) BMC
4 5 (6.49%) Cognos
5 4 (5.19%) Sage
5 4 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.90%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.60%) Citrix
7 2 (2.60%) HP
7 2 (2.60%) VMware
8 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.30%) BT
8 1 (1.30%) Cadence
8 1 (1.30%) EMC
8 1 (1.30%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.30%) Ivanti
8 1 (1.30%) McAfee
8 1 (1.30%) Siemens
8 1 (1.30%) Symantec
8 1 (1.30%) webMethods