The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Lanarkshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Scotland / North Lanarkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 5
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Lanarkshire - - 10.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £24,500
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 North Lanarkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North Lanarkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Lanarkshire 37.50% 16.67% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £38,000 £38,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +55.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in North Lanarkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Lanarkshire 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 North Lanarkshire

VB
Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Salary trend for VB in North Lanarkshire

VB
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 North Lanarkshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Social Network
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (100.00%) Moq
1 3 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject
1 3 (100.00%) Facebook
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Lanarkshire 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Moq
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject
1 3 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Facebook
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter