Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 88 64
Rank change year-on-year +20 -24 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.17% 0.82% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 1.55% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 20
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% +50.86%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,475 £24,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £39,000 £45,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,000 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +6.49% +45.28%

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 Leicester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 349 451 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 60.28% 53.00% 49.01%
Number of salaries quoted 335 430 366
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +5.33% -3.35%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -0.99%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Leicester

VB
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for VB in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicester region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle