Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 91 83
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.75% 1.69% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 3.06% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 28
Leicestershire median annual salary £43,000 £41,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.88% +10.81% +15.63%
10th Percentile £29,375 £33,500 £27,163
90th Percentile £50,000 £46,500 £46,500
East Midlands median annual salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.38% +6.67% -6.25%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 578 752 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 61.75% 55.42% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 526 698 611
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% - +5.61%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Leicestershire

VB
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for VB in Leicestershire

VB
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Leicestershire

VB
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Leicester +20 1 £35,000 +5.26%
VB
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) VB6
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (14.29%) Logistics
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Business Development
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) SCADA
6 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (14.29%) Modbus
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SCADA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior VB Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) Business Development
5 1 (14.29%) Logistics
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle