The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 66 55 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.33% 1.64% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 3.08% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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 Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
312 260 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 51.74% 53.17% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 279 218 459
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) VBScript
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) VB6
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ProC
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) C Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) WSDL
2 1 (11.11%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Solaris
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) VB6
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware