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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 62 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.13% 8.40% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 12.93% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 7
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
314 232 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 71.04% 64.99% 59.30%
Number of salaries quoted 234 197 115
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 £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 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 13 (72.22%) C#
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
1 13 (72.22%) VB6
1 13 (72.22%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) C++
4 8 (44.44%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 8 (44.44%) COM
4 8 (44.44%) VC++
4 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (44.44%) MCTS
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
4 8 (44.44%) MCPD
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (44.44%) iOS Development
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) Java
6 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (11.11%) Blog

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
1 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) JProfiler
2 1 (5.56%) Toad
2 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.56%) Introscope
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 3 (16.67%) VB6 Developer
3 3 (16.67%) VB Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Support Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) COM
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) JDBC
4 1 (5.56%) ODBC
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Blog
3 1 (5.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 8 (44.44%) iOS Development
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Test Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C#
1 13 (72.22%) VB6
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) C++
4 8 (44.44%) VC++
5 3 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (5.56%) C
7 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (44.44%) MCTS
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
1 8 (44.44%) MCPD
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (5.56%) nmon
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 2 (11.11%) Tableau
4 1 (5.56%) Green Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Cognos
4 1 (5.56%) HP
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 20 days ago