The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 78 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.52% 0.46% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 0.87% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -18.12%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
271 344 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.06% 53.17% 51.45%
Number of salaries quoted 242 316 306
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Hampshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VB
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

VB Salary Trend in Basingstoke

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) SMS
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSL
4 1 (16.67%) C

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSL
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCENT
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft