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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 24 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.91% - 10.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.94% - 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Average salary £45,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
72 47 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 56.25% 75.81% 66.36%
Number of salaries quoted 67 46 73
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) .NET

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (80.00%) Lotus Domino
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C#
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Lotus
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