Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 91 93
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -24
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.00% 1.16% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.58% 2.03% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 25
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +17.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £31,050 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £47,500 £46,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 631 689 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 63.16% 57.23% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 582 598 664
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,300 £22,500 £23,575
90th Percentile £56,250 £49,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -5 7 £45,000 -5.26% 2
VB
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) WFM
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) VBScript
7 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Advertising
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (10.00%) CSS
7 1 (10.00%) SOAP
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) CRM
7 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce

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 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Fintech
1 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) WFM
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Anywhere
2 1 (10.00%) Blue Prism
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) UiPath
2 1 (10.00%) VMware