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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 6 months to 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 109 96 82
Rank change year-on-year -13 -14 +43
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 10 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.33% 0.75% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 1.43% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £47,500 -
90th Percentile - - -
Scotland median annual salary £39,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -28.18% +37.50% -9.60%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 692 700 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 45.11% 52.79% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 397 469 371
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,625 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,125 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £57,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.33% +3.16% +5.56%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Glasgow

VB
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VB in Glasgow.

Salary trend for VB in Glasgow

VB
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing VB in Glasgow over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Salary histogram for VB in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VB.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) E-Procurement
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Agile
3 2 (40.00%) e-Health
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving

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 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Junior
1 2 (40.00%) Junior Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile
1 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (40.00%) E-Procurement
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Dell