Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 112 147 209
Rank change year-on-year +35 +62 -52
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 24 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.56% 0.79% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 1.77% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 11
Median annual salary £39,513 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.21% +36.84% +18.75%
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +20.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 714 1,354 2,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 49.58% 44.67% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 585 1,022 2,089
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Hertfordshire

VB
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for VB in Hertfordshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing VB in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for VB in Hertfordshire

VB
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +32 7 £39,513 +5.37%
Hatfield - 1 - -
VB
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) VBA
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (50.00%) Business Transformation
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (50.00%) Exchequer
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (37.50%) Adobe
5 3 (37.50%) Analytics
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 2G
1 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) 4G
1 1 (12.50%) 5G
1 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (12.50%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) MS Access
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Azure Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Data Architect
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) RAN Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Information Management
3 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (37.50%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (37.50%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Leadership
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Network Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Storytelling
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VBA
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
4 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
2 1 (12.50%) HND
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Adobe
3 3 (37.50%) Tableau
4 1 (12.50%) BT
4 1 (12.50%) Huawei
4 1 (12.50%) Nokia