The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 59 75 12
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -63
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 2 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.59% 0.43% 17.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.40% 0.60% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 42
Average salary £34,000 £47,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.65% +30.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £47,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £47,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
318 333 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 58.89% 72.39% 67.41%
Number of salaries quoted 206 293 160
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (95.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (90.00%) T-SQL
4 17 (85.00%) C++
4 17 (85.00%) Crystal Reports
4 17 (85.00%) Visual Studio
4 17 (85.00%) SAP
4 17 (85.00%) COM
4 17 (85.00%) Windows
4 17 (85.00%) VC++
4 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
4 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (85.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (85.00%) WinForms
4 17 (85.00%) VB6
4 17 (85.00%) Mentoring
4 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (85.00%) MCTS
4 17 (85.00%) MCPD
4 17 (85.00%) .NET Framework
4 17 (85.00%) Degree
4 17 (85.00%) SAP Business One
4 17 (85.00%) WCF
4 17 (85.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) VBScript

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (85.00%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (85.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (85.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 17 (85.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Business Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Developer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (85.00%) COM
2 17 (85.00%) WCF
2 17 (85.00%) WinForms
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Mentoring
1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (95.00%) C#
3 18 (90.00%) T-SQL
4 17 (85.00%) C++
4 17 (85.00%) VB6
4 17 (85.00%) VC++
5 2 (10.00%) VBA
5 2 (10.00%) VBScript
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Degree
1 17 (85.00%) MCPD
1 17 (85.00%) MCTS
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (85.00%) SAP
Bournemouth, Dorset
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago