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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 107 98 85
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB 24 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.10% 1.51% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.51% 3.36% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 40
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £33,767 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £46,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
958 1041 1122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 43.82% 45.03% 56.72%
Number of salaries quoted 797 868 1047
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Milton Keynes -6 14 £45,000 +20.00%
High Wycombe -2 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Aylesbury +7 3 £42,500 +21.42%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 35 (71.43%) SQL
2 29 (59.18%) .NET
3 28 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 24 (48.98%) C#
5 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
6 21 (42.86%) MS Excel
7 17 (34.69%) HTML
8 15 (30.61%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (24.49%) Data Mining
10 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
10 12 (24.49%) VB.NET
10 12 (24.49%) VBA
10 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
10 12 (24.49%) Finance
10 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (22.45%) Ajax
11 11 (22.45%) MVC
11 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (20.41%) jQuery
12 10 (20.41%) Retail
12 10 (20.41%) CSS
12 10 (20.41%) Windows
12 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
12 10 (20.41%) Java
13 9 (18.37%) VBScript
13 9 (18.37%) ERP
13 9 (18.37%) Symantec
13 9 (18.37%) Scrum
13 9 (18.37%) Data Analysis

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) DHCP
1 2 (4.08%) DNS
1 2 (4.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) Data Mining
3 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.08%) DTS
7 2 (4.08%) MySQL
7 2 (4.08%) QlikView
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.04%) MS Access
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Moq
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (10.20%) ReSharper
3 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.12%) MSTest
4 3 (6.12%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (6.12%) ProC
4 3 (6.12%) NUnit
5 2 (4.08%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Analyst
2 18 (36.73%) Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior .NET Programmer
6 3 (6.12%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.12%) Programmer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) .NET
2 17 (34.69%) HTML
3 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
4 11 (22.45%) Ajax
4 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (20.41%) jQuery
5 10 (20.41%) CSS
6 8 (16.33%) WCF
6 8 (16.33%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 5 (10.20%) Entity Framework
7 5 (10.20%) HTML5
7 5 (10.20%) JSON
7 5 (10.20%) LINQ
7 5 (10.20%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.20%) XML
8 3 (6.12%) XHTML
8 3 (6.12%) WinForms
8 3 (6.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.37%) Data Conversion
3 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.12%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (6.12%) Tandem
5 2 (4.08%) e-Health
5 2 (4.08%) NHS
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) UNIX
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) MVC
4 9 (18.37%) ERP
4 9 (18.37%) Data Analysis
4 9 (18.37%) Scrum
4 9 (18.37%) Data Cleansing
5 8 (16.33%) ETL
5 8 (16.33%) TDD
6 7 (14.29%) ITIL
6 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (10.20%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.20%) OOD
7 5 (10.20%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) SQL
2 24 (48.98%) C#
3 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.49%) VB.NET
3 12 (24.49%) VBA
4 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
4 10 (20.41%) Java
5 9 (18.37%) VBScript
6 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL
7 5 (10.20%) Ruby
8 4 (8.16%) C++
9 3 (6.12%) C
9 3 (6.12%) Python
9 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.12%) VB6
10 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) MCTS
3 2 (4.08%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.16%) WSUS
3 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) BladeLogic
3 2 (4.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Symantec
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle
4 5 (10.20%) Remedy
5 4 (8.16%) HP
6 3 (6.12%) EPiServer
7 2 (4.08%) Talend
7 2 (4.08%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (4.08%) VMware
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco
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