Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 66 44
Rank change year-on-year -28 -22 +47
Permanent jobs citing VB 17 30 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.35% 2.74% 5.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 5.16% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 53
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £34,700 £36,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £46,750 £46,250 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.10% +2.50% -

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 718 581 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 57.17% 53.01% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 597 483 504
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,300 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 14 November 2018. 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 -16 15 £38,500 -9.41% 3
VB
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL V3
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (29.41%) Remedy
5 5 (29.41%) Service Management
5 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (29.41%) ITSM
5 5 (29.41%) VBScript
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (29.41%) BMC
5 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) VMS
7 3 (17.65%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.88%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (17.65%) Billing
2 2 (11.76%) Law
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Support
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ERP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) Node.js
2 3 (17.65%) RESTful
2 3 (17.65%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
1 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
1 3 (17.65%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (5.88%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) VMS
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 2000
3 3 (17.65%) Windows NT
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL V3
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) ITSM
3 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) CAD
4 3 (17.65%) CAFM
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 3 (17.65%) Facilities Management
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) VBScript
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) VB6
6 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
1 3 (17.65%) NFS
1 3 (17.65%) vCloud
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
1 3 (17.65%) vCenter Server
1 3 (17.65%) vMotion
1 3 (17.65%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) BMC
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Remedy
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp
3 3 (17.65%) Veeam
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Epicor
5 1 (5.88%) IFS