Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 110 142
Rank change year-on-year -49 +32 -28
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.16% 1.06% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 1.59% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 4
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -4.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £25,400
90th Percentile £43,500 £43,750 £43,375
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.50%

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 1,626 1,318 1,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 65.83% 66.60% 57.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,196 778 789
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,125 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VB.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) MUMPS
4 1 (25.00%) HL7
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement

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 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) MUMPS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HL7