Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 90 79
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.54% 1.93% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 3.56% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 33
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50% +50.94%
10th Percentile £33,700 £32,500 £26,375
90th Percentile £49,000 £46,500 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £40,162 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.09% +0.41% +14.29%

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 561 786 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 60.91% 54.17% 46.66%
Number of salaries quoted 510 726 564
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -0.99%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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
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 20 November 2017. 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 +23 1 £35,000 -
VB
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) VB6
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Logistics
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior VB Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle