The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 97 97
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.93% 1.41% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 2.24% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 8
Median salary £25,000 - £40,000
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 Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 800 803 678
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 67.85% 62.88% 53.47%
Number of salaries quoted 501 351 377
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

VB
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for VB in Glasgow

VB
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Glasgow over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VB.

1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (65.00%) C#
4 11 (55.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (30.00%) Java
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) CyberArk
8 5 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 5 (25.00%) WFM
8 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (25.00%) Big Data
8 5 (25.00%) Verint
8 5 (25.00%) Analytics
8 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
8 5 (25.00%) ODBC
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (25.00%) LAN
8 5 (25.00%) WAN
8 5 (25.00%) C++
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) VBA

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (20.00%) CMS
1 4 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.00%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) LAN
1 5 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Big Data
3 4 (20.00%) GIS
4 3 (15.00%) MS Access
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 5 (25.00%) Graduate
1 5 (25.00%) Graduate Systems Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
1 5 (25.00%) ODBC
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) Middleware
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) AIX
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris
4 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Analytics
1 5 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (25.00%) WFM
2 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (20.00%) CRM
2 4 (20.00%) Release Management
2 4 (20.00%) Use Case
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
3 3 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (15.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Privileged Access Management
3 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) C++
5 5 (25.00%) VBA
6 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (15.00%) Perl
7 3 (15.00%) VB6
7 3 (15.00%) VBScript
8 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
1 5 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) CyberArk
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Verint
4 3 (15.00%) IBM