The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 49 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.20% 2.59% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% 4.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Programming Languages Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
159 61 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 63.35% 52.59% 61.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64 59 91
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

VB
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

VB Salary Trend in Abingdon

VB
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) LIMS
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) LabWare

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) LabWare
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com