Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 125 137
Rank change year-on-year -28 +12 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.26% 0.92% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 1.38% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 2
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £32,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.72% -7.05%
10th Percentile £34,000 £25,000 £28,875
90th Percentile £55,000 £37,250 £42,625
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +9.59% -5.81% -13.89%

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 1,523 1,527 1,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 66.77% 66.97% 61.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,117 890 717
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £32,450 £30,000 £28,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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

VB
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (16.67%) Information Management
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) Moq
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous 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 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Blend
1 1 (16.67%) Moq
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Development Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ASP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) VB Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ADO
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) DNA
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter