Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 128 144
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16 -46
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.35% 0.55% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.89% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 7
Glasgow median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,300 £27,350
90th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -22.22% +28.57%

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 1473 1341 1507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 63.71% 61.91% 58.94%
Number of salaries quoted 926 697 875
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Information Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) K2 blackpearl
3 5 (62.50%) Case Management
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) ETL
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Legal
3 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) CMS
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (12.50%) MiFID
7 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
7 1 (12.50%) Scala
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning

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 5 (62.50%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) J2SE
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Case Management
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) Information Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase