Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 91 86
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.08% 1.66% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.68% 2.99% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 19
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,150
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.41% +13.33% -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 653 769 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 64.21% 55.52% 50.98%
Number of salaries quoted 598 676 627
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £26,150
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £56,100
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +6 6 £45,000 -5.26% 1
VB
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for VB.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) WFM
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) VBScript
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (9.09%) Automation Anywhere
8 1 (9.09%) Modbus
8 1 (9.09%) Blue Prism
8 1 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
8 1 (9.09%) SCADA
8 1 (9.09%) QA
8 1 (9.09%) Business Development
8 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration

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 (9.09%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) SCADA Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) WFM
2 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) VBScript
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Automation Anywhere
2 1 (9.09%) Blue Prism