Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 64 42
Rank change year-on-year +10 -22 +25
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.79% 0.92% 4.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 1.63% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 29
Ipswich median annual salary £33,500 £37,600 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.90% -34.61% +109.09%
10th Percentile £25,750 £33,155 £33,500
90th Percentile £40,850 £37,600 £60,000
Suffolk median annual salary £33,500 £37,600 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.90% -34.61% +155.56%

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 Ipswich with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 204 307 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 53.40% 56.43% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 193 256 329
Ipswich median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% -
10th Percentile £27,100 £24,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
Suffolk median annual salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -6.25%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ipswich.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Ipswich

VB
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for VB in Ipswich

VB
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Ipswich over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft