Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 35 80
Rank change year-on-year -21 +45 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB 20 63 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.89% 6.31% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.63% 13.18% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 46 37
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £38,250 £38,750 £38,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £46,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Northampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 355 478 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 51.37% 47.90% 47.61%
Number of salaries quoted 286 320 641
Northampton median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £53,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Northampton

VB
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for VB in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Northampton region with a requirement for VB.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (95.00%) C#
3 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (80.00%) VB.NET
4 15 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 15 (75.00%) Web Application Development
4 15 (75.00%) Ruby
4 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 15 (75.00%) RESTful
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (75.00%) BDD
4 15 (75.00%) NoSQL
4 15 (75.00%) Node.js
4 15 (75.00%) TDD
4 15 (75.00%) WCF
4 15 (75.00%) MVC
4 15 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (15.00%) CSS3
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) SOAP
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LTE
1 1 (5.00%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 15 (75.00%) Node.js
3 15 (75.00%) RESTful
3 15 (75.00%) WCF
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (15.00%) CSS3
6 2 (10.00%) REST
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) BDD
2 15 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (75.00%) MVC
2 15 (75.00%) TDD
2 15 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Document Management
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) SDLC
4 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 15 (75.00%) Ruby
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft