The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 116 96 78
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB 21 38 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.93% 1.74% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.09% 3.88% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 58
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
VB
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1003 979 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.36% 44.87% 55.63%
Number of salaries quoted 863 862 1033
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VB
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe -4 11 £37,500 -16.66%
Milton Keynes -23 7 £45,000 +23.28% 4
Aylesbury +5 2 £42,500 +21.42%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 26 (63.41%) .NET
1 26 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 25 (60.98%) C#
2 25 (60.98%) SQL
3 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
4 22 (53.66%) MS Excel
5 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
5 15 (36.59%) HTML
6 14 (34.15%) CSS
6 14 (34.15%) Ajax
6 14 (34.15%) jQuery
7 13 (31.71%) VBA
8 12 (29.27%) VBScript
8 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET
8 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (29.27%) MVC
8 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (26.83%) VB.NET
9 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (24.39%) ERP
10 10 (24.39%) Java
10 10 (24.39%) ITIL
10 10 (24.39%) Scrum
10 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
11 9 (21.95%) JSON
11 9 (21.95%) ReSharper
11 9 (21.95%) WCF
11 9 (21.95%) Unit Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (53.66%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) DHCP
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (19.51%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.88%) QlikView
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.88%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) ReSharper
1 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
1 9 (21.95%) Moq
1 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (4.88%) ProC
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Web Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Senior Web Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) Business Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) .NET
2 15 (36.59%) HTML
3 14 (34.15%) CSS
3 14 (34.15%) Ajax
3 14 (34.15%) jQuery
4 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET
4 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
5 9 (21.95%) JSON
5 9 (21.95%) WCF
5 9 (21.95%) LINQ
5 9 (21.95%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (21.95%) XML
5 9 (21.95%) Entity Framework
5 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 9 (21.95%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (9.76%) HTML5
7 3 (7.32%) XHTML
8 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 2 (4.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.51%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.88%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (29.27%) MVC
2 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (24.39%) ERP
3 10 (24.39%) ITIL
3 10 (24.39%) Scrum
4 9 (21.95%) Unit Testing
4 9 (21.95%) Extreme Programming
4 9 (21.95%) TDD
4 9 (21.95%) OOD
4 9 (21.95%) ETL
5 8 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (19.51%) Data Analysis
5 8 (19.51%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Transformation
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) C#
1 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 13 (31.71%) VBA
4 12 (29.27%) VBScript
5 11 (26.83%) VB.NET
6 10 (24.39%) Java
7 9 (21.95%) Ruby
7 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
8 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
9 3 (7.32%) C++
9 3 (7.32%) Python
10 2 (4.88%) VB6
10 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.88%) C
10 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) MCTS
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MCSA
2 2 (4.88%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (7.32%) WSUS
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Symantec
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) Remedy
4 3 (7.32%) HP
4 3 (7.32%) EPiServer
5 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) Talend
5 2 (4.88%) Jaspersoft
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Opus IT Consulting
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45K + benefits + flexible workin
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Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago