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

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 139 133
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.42% 0.35% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 0.55% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Glasgow median annual salary £38,750 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.16% -8.75% +9.59%
10th Percentile £23,500 £32,000 £30,300
90th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £43,750
Scotland median annual salary £36,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +7.14% -22.22%

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 1,390 1,467 1,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 64.83% 63.95% 62.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,003 923 699
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,800 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) OOP
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) CMS
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Data Acquisition
5 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (22.22%) PKI
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) 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 3 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Blend
1 1 (11.11%) Moq
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) IT Support
1 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Development Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Core
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) ADO
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
1 2 (22.22%) SCADA
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) OO
1 3 (33.33%) OOP
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) DNA
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (11.11%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (11.11%) VB6
6 1 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) VBScript
6 1 (11.11%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) Verint