Period
to 23 November 2020

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 23 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 120 150
Rank change year-on-year +48 +30 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 11 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.28% 0.62% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 0.98% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 6
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +6.16%
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.04% -2.00%

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 550 1,121 1,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 70.24% 63.51% 64.42%
Number of salaries quoted 390 783 976
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £33,625 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Glasgow

VB
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VB in Glasgow.

Salary trend for VB in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 November 2020, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) Information Management
3 8 (80.00%) Data Structures
3 8 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 8 (80.00%) Workflow
3 8 (80.00%) LIMS
3 8 (80.00%) C++
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 8 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (80.00%) .NET Core
3 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (10.00%) X++
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) React
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Power BI
5 1 (10.00%) SOLID
5 1 (10.00%) Material Design
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (10.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Power BI
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (80.00%) .NET Core
3 8 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) Material Design
4 1 (10.00%) React
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Algorithms
1 8 (80.00%) Data Structures
1 8 (80.00%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (80.00%) Information Management
1 8 (80.00%) TDD
1 8 (80.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Data Development
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) X++
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft