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

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 78 90
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.41% 0.69% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.26% 1.19% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 33
Leicestershire median annual salary £52,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.05% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,500 £34,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,750 £46,500
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.41% +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 575 506 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 62.50% 58.09% 53.79%
Number of salaries quoted 513 474 717
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 20 October 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 October 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 -7 11 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Hinckley - 1 £37,500 -
VB
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) VB6
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) EPoS
3 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (61.54%) Time Management
3 8 (61.54%) IT Strategy
3 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (46.15%) Retail
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) C++
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 2 (15.38%) MVC
8 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (15.38%) DevOps
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (15.38%) User Stories
8 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior VB Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior VB6 Developer
2 8 (61.54%) VB Developer
2 8 (61.54%) VB6 Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Core
4 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Graph
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Velocity
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (61.54%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Blog
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) IT Strategy
2 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (61.54%) Time Management
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) VB6
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) VMware