Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 110 148
Rank change year-on-year -38 +38 -48
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.22% 0.86% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 1.38% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 5
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,700 £25,800
90th Percentile £43,250 £45,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - -10.11% +27.14%

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 1,437 1,156 1,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 62.75% 61.79% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 982 675 885
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

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 20 February 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 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) MUMPS
3 1 (20.00%) HL7
3 1 (20.00%) Java

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 4 (80.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) MUMPS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HL7