The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 44 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.91% 1.10% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 1.83% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 8
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £39,831 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +6.38%
VB
Dorset

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

Programming Languages Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
189 273 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 61.17% 59.87% 73.38%
Number of salaries quoted 162 193 265
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £23,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Bournemouth region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

VB
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

VB Salary Trend in Bournemouth

VB
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bournemouth region with a requirement for VB.

1 17 (85.00%) C#
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) WCF
3 13 (65.00%) Degree
4 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (55.00%) Mentoring
6 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (40.00%) VC++
7 8 (40.00%) WinForms
7 8 (40.00%) COM
7 8 (40.00%) Windows
7 8 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 8 (40.00%) SAP
7 8 (40.00%) C++
7 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (40.00%) SAP Business One
7 8 (40.00%) MCPD
7 8 (40.00%) VB6
7 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (40.00%) MCTS
8 7 (35.00%) HTML
9 6 (30.00%) Web Services
9 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) SAP Business One
2 3 (15.00%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) WCF
3 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (40.00%) COM
4 8 (40.00%) WinForms
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 4 (20.00%) jQuery
7 4 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) SOAP
8 2 (10.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) OOP
5 4 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (40.00%) C++
4 8 (40.00%) VB6
4 8 (40.00%) VC++
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) MCPD
2 8 (40.00%) MCTS
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) HP