Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 33 30
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB 16 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 7.41% 4.31% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 10.84% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 3
Stevenage median annual salary £37,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.78% +38.46% -18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,800 £50,000 £33,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +32.35% -15.00%

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 Stevenage with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stevenage
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 128 83 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 59.26% 39.71% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 87 74 95
Stevenage median annual salary £37,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.11% +26.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £26,250 £37,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £49,250 £57,500 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Stevenage

VB
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for VB in Stevenage

VB
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Stevenage over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 19 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for VB.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) .NET
3 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
5 12 (75.00%) VB.NET
5 12 (75.00%) VB6
6 11 (68.75%) XML
6 11 (68.75%) SOA
6 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
7 8 (50.00%) CSS
7 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (50.00%) TDD
7 8 (50.00%) JSON
7 8 (50.00%) QA
7 8 (50.00%) SDLC
7 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (50.00%) Product Management
7 8 (50.00%) RESTful
7 8 (50.00%) HTML5
7 8 (50.00%) BDD
8 5 (31.25%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) Migration
9 4 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (25.00%) C
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
9 4 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
9 4 (25.00%) Mathematics

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Implementation Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Database Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Scrum Master
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
8 1 (6.25%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 8 (50.00%) JSON
3 8 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) SOA
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) BDD
2 8 (50.00%) Product Management
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Data Conversion
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 12 (75.00%) VB6
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) C
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
1 4 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) DICOM
2 2 (12.50%) HL7