The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 37 52 50
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2  
Permanent jobs citing VB 15 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.76% 1.02% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.61% 1.94% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 5
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +30.43%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 227 206 213
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 56.89% 52.55% 51.08%
Number of salaries quoted 175 155 175
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Liverpool

VB
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for VB in Liverpool

VB
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Liverpool over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Liverpool

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for VB.

1 14 (77.78%) C#
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 12 (66.67%) .NET
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 5 (27.78%) CSS
6 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 5 (27.78%) WinForms
6 5 (27.78%) LINQ
6 5 (27.78%) jQuery
6 5 (27.78%) Logistics
7 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 4 (22.22%) NAS
7 4 (22.22%) SCDPM
7 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
7 4 (22.22%) Skype
7 4 (22.22%) SCCM
7 4 (22.22%) SCOM
7 4 (22.22%) SCVMM
7 4 (22.22%) Network Security
7 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 4 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (22.22%) LAN
7 4 (22.22%) VoIP
7 4 (22.22%) WAN
7 4 (22.22%) SAN
7 4 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Infor CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) NAS
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
1 4 (22.22%) Skype
1 4 (22.22%) VoIP
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.11%) MS Access
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Development Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Development Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Software Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) jQuery
3 5 (27.78%) LINQ
3 5 (27.78%) WinForms
4 2 (11.11%) DHTML
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) iPad
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Logistics
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (11.11%) B2B
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.11%) J#
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.11%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
1 4 (22.22%) SCDPM
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
1 4 (22.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Sage
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ITIL certs + package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago