The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hull 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 21 15
Rank change year-on-year -26 -6  
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hull 1.40% 10.08% 12.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 18.46% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 12
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

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 Hull with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Hull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 132 65 72
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hull 61.68% 54.62% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 110 51 69
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hull 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 Hull

VB
Salary Trend in Hull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB in Hull.

Salary trend for VB in Hull

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Hull region with a requirement for VB.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) SQLite
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) DevExpress
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Client/Server

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hull 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (75.00%) VB Developer
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 2 (50.00%) WPF Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (25.00%) DevExpress