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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 80 102 80
Rank change year-on-year +22 -22  
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.77% 0.46% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 0.84% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £40,000 £31,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -5.30%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 601 715 691
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 65.83% 55.13% 61.15%
Number of salaries quoted 325 411 441
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,160 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) VBScript
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) CyberArk
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle
5 7 (41.18%) Process Improvement
6 6 (35.29%) IIS
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) IBM
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) Identity Management
7 5 (29.41%) Workflow
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) Aveksa
7 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (29.41%) vSphere
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (29.41%) Privileged Access Management
8 4 (23.53%) SLA
8 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
8 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) HTML

VB
Top Related 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (11.76%) CMS
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) LDAP
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) GIS
2 2 (11.76%) MS Access
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Security Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Information Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) AIX
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Process Improvement
2 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (29.41%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (29.41%) Identity Management
2 5 (29.41%) Privileged Access Management
2 5 (29.41%) Workflow
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Forensic Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Release Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) VBScript
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) VBA
6 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) CyberArk
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) Aveksa
3 5 (29.41%) IBM
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Dell