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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 110 96 71
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB 29 45 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.22% 1.98% 3.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 4.32% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 57
Average salary £40,375 £38,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £27,950 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £42,500
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
974 1041 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 41.11% 45.80% 52.10%
Number of salaries quoted 841 948 966
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 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -19 17 £40,500 +15.71% 3
High Wycombe +6 10 £37,500 -16.66%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 32 (62.75%) .NET
2 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 30 (58.82%) C#
3 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
4 27 (52.94%) SQL
5 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
6 19 (37.25%) CSS
7 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 18 (35.29%) jQuery
8 17 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 17 (33.33%) Ajax
9 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET
10 15 (29.41%) VBScript
10 15 (29.41%) HTML
10 15 (29.41%) Java
10 15 (29.41%) MVC
10 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (27.45%) WCF
11 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
12 13 (25.49%) ITIL
12 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (25.49%) Scrum
12 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (25.49%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (23.53%) Moq
13 12 (23.53%) JSON
13 12 (23.53%) ReSharper
13 12 (23.53%) Unit Testing
13 12 (23.53%) LINQ

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 7 (13.73%) Oracle Spatial
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) DHCP
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) SAN
2 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
3 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (13.73%) Data Mining
3 7 (13.73%) RDBMS
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) QlikView
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
2 13 (25.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (23.53%) Moq
3 12 (23.53%) ReSharper
4 8 (15.69%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.92%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.96%) ProC
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
3 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Developer
2 20 (39.22%) Analyst
3 16 (31.37%) Senior Developer
4 14 (27.45%) Web Developer
5 12 (23.53%) Senior Web Developer
6 8 (15.69%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (13.73%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (13.73%) Business Analyst
7 7 (13.73%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 3 (5.88%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
10 3 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Programmer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (5.88%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) .NET
2 19 (37.25%) CSS
3 18 (35.29%) jQuery
4 17 (33.33%) Ajax
5 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET
6 15 (29.41%) HTML
6 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (27.45%) WCF
8 12 (23.53%) JSON
8 12 (23.53%) Entity Framework
8 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 12 (23.53%) Unity DI Container
8 12 (23.53%) LINQ
8 12 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 12 (23.53%) XML
9 7 (13.73%) J2EE
10 3 (5.88%) XHTML
10 3 (5.88%) HTML5
11 2 (3.92%) PLINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
3 7 (13.73%) Data Conversion
4 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Statistics
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) MVC
2 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.49%) Scrum
3 13 (25.49%) ITIL
4 12 (23.53%) OOD
4 12 (23.53%) Extreme Programming
4 12 (23.53%) TDD
4 12 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (17.65%) ERP
6 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
6 7 (13.73%) ETL
6 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
6 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (13.73%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) Data Transformation
8 2 (3.92%) SDLC
8 2 (3.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) C#
2 27 (52.94%) SQL
3 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 17 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 15 (29.41%) VBScript
5 15 (29.41%) Java
6 12 (23.53%) Ruby
7 11 (21.57%) VBA
8 9 (17.65%) T-SQL
9 8 (15.69%) PL/SQL
10 4 (7.84%) VB6
11 3 (5.88%) Python
11 3 (5.88%) C++
12 2 (3.92%) C
12 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) MCP
2 2 (3.92%) MCSA
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.92%) MCTS
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (1.96%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) Symantec
3 8 (15.69%) Oracle
4 3 (5.88%) HP
4 3 (5.88%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.92%) Talend
5 2 (3.92%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) Remedy
5 2 (3.92%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) Telerik
6 1 (1.96%) IBM
Buckinghamshire
Mobile Talent
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45K + benefits + flexible workin
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago