The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 13
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover - - 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 34 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 65.12% 45.95% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 54 34 28
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £21,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £34,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

VB
Salary Trend in Andover

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

VB Salary Trend in Andover

VB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Andover 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Andover 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) HP