Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 62 54
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8 +35
Permanent jobs citing VB 20 35 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.84% 3.09% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 5.41% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 49
Northamptonshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% - -
10th Percentile £28,569 £36,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £41,750 £46,250 £46,250
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 565 647 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 52.03% 57.05% 51.01%
Number of salaries quoted 457 560 528
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Northamptonshire

VB
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for VB in Northamptonshire

VB
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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
Northampton -6 20 £35,000 -17.65% 2
VB
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
1 10 (50.00%) CAD
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (50.00%) Facilities Management
1 10 (50.00%) Web Development
1 10 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (35.00%) CAFM
3 6 (30.00%) Billing
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (30.00%) vCloud
3 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (30.00%) iSCSI
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (30.00%) Veeam
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (30.00%) vSphere
3 6 (30.00%) NetApp
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) Dell

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (15.00%) Confluence
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) AutoCAD
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (30.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (15.00%) QlikView
General
1 6 (30.00%) Billing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Specialist
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Specialist
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Support
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Support Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) CAD Technician
2 3 (15.00%) Data Technician
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (10.00%) VBA Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Change Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) ERP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (30.00%) Public Cloud
1 6 (30.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
1 6 (30.00%) VMS
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows 2000
1 6 (30.00%) Windows NT
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (50.00%) CAD
1 10 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (50.00%) Facilities Management
1 10 (50.00%) Web Development
2 7 (35.00%) CAFM
3 6 (30.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Logistics
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (15.00%) VBA
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (30.00%) NFS
1 6 (30.00%) vCloud
1 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (30.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (30.00%) vCenter Server
1 6 (30.00%) vMotion
1 6 (30.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco
1 6 (30.00%) Dell
1 6 (30.00%) EMC
1 6 (30.00%) HP
1 6 (30.00%) IBM
1 6 (30.00%) NetApp
1 6 (30.00%) Veeam
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Cognos
2 3 (15.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Epicor
3 1 (5.00%) IFS