The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 55
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 1.43% 3.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.69% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 22
Median salary - £37,600 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +47.45%  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 214 297 408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 53.63% 52.94% 62.10%
Number of salaries quoted 196 285 397
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

VB
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for VB in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) PLC Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) PLC SCADA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) CRUD
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Allen-Bradley
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens
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