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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 38 55
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17  
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.14% 4.83% 3.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.53% 10.74% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 23
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

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 Northampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 217 242 304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 56.81% 44.98% 45.31%
Number of salaries quoted 193 185 278
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 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 26 June 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 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
1 38 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (63.16%) SQL
2 24 (63.16%) Ajax
3 20 (52.63%) Client/Server
4 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 14 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (36.84%) TDD
5 14 (36.84%) Ruby
5 14 (36.84%) MVC
5 14 (36.84%) WCF
5 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
5 14 (36.84%) BDD
5 14 (36.84%) NoSQL
5 14 (36.84%) Node.js
5 14 (36.84%) RESTful
5 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (36.84%) Web Application Development
5 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2014
5 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (10.53%) SSDT
6 4 (10.53%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) CSS3
6 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (10.53%) JSON
6 4 (10.53%) CSS

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 14 (36.84%) NoSQL
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (10.53%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (63.16%) Applications Developer
3 20 (52.63%) Senior Applications Developer
3 20 (52.63%) Senior Developer
4 14 (36.84%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
1 38 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 24 (63.16%) Ajax
3 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (36.84%) Node.js
3 14 (36.84%) RESTful
3 14 (36.84%) WCF
4 4 (10.53%) CSS
4 4 (10.53%) CSS3
4 4 (10.53%) HTML
4 4 (10.53%) HTML5
4 4 (10.53%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) BDD
2 14 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (36.84%) MVC
2 14 (36.84%) TDD
2 14 (36.84%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 24 (63.16%) SQL
3 14 (36.84%) Ruby
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago