Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 122 165
Rank change year-on-year +32 +43 -50
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 14 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.71% 0.74% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 1.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 3
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £43,110 £41,250
% change year-on-year -7.21% +4.51% +10.00%

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 716 1,219 1,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 63.93% 64.50% 66.28%
Number of salaries quoted 504 868 1,190
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,850 £32,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11% +5.88%

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) Business Transformation
3 5 (62.50%) Front End Development
3 5 (62.50%) Project Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Requirements Gathering
3 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) GDPR
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Azure
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) LAN

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:

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Azure
2 1 (12.50%) AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) Business Transformation
3 5 (62.50%) Front End Development
3 5 (62.50%) Project Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Requirements Gathering
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
5 1 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) VMware