The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Bournemouth region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 63 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.45% 6.07% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 9.77% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
356 256 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 73.86% 62.14% 70.95%
Number of salaries quoted 270 208 131
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Dorset

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) .NET
3 14 (60.87%) C#
3 14 (60.87%) VB6
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
5 12 (52.17%) C++
6 10 (43.48%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
6 10 (43.48%) COM
6 10 (43.48%) VC++
6 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
6 10 (43.48%) MCTS
6 10 (43.48%) Degree
6 10 (43.48%) MCPD
6 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (43.48%) Apple iOS
6 10 (43.48%) iOS Development
7 6 (26.09%) Java
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) SLA
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
8 4 (17.39%) Change Control
8 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) Tableau

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 (8.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
1 2 (8.70%) FTP
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
1 10 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
2 2 (8.70%) Toad
2 2 (8.70%) Introscope
2 2 (8.70%) JProfiler
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) C# Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Support Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Support Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) VB Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Business Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) VB6 Developer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) COM
3 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.70%) JDBC
4 2 (8.70%) ODBC
4 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blog
2 2 (8.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
1 10 (43.48%) iOS Development
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
2 4 (17.39%) Change Control
2 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Test Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) VB6
3 12 (52.17%) C++
4 10 (43.48%) VC++
5 6 (26.09%) Java
6 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 3 (13.04%) PHP
7 2 (8.70%) C
7 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (43.48%) MCTS
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
1 10 (43.48%) MCPD
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.70%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (8.70%) nmon
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Tableau
3 3 (13.04%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Cognos
4 2 (8.70%) Green Hat
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