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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 78 85 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.42% 0.12% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 0.24% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £23,500 £60,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.83% +103.38%
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
313 417 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 44.33% 48.71% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 294 353 273
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,375 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) VB6
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) C
7 2 (18.18%) Web Design
7 2 (18.18%) Subversion
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (18.18%) JSON
7 2 (18.18%) IIS
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (18.18%) VBScript
7 2 (18.18%) UML
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) XSL
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) COM

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) LiveLink
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Junior
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) XSL
6 2 (18.18%) COM
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) CSS3
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (9.09%) WPF
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) DCOM
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Web Design
2 2 (18.18%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) VB6
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VBScript
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (9.09%) VBA
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle