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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 92 65 94
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +29
Permanent jobs citing VB 31 63 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.59% 3.40% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.73% 6.45% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26 46 38
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,950 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
832 977 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.69% 52.73% 55.11%
Number of salaries quoted 686 792 1079
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -4 27 £42,500 +6.25%
High Wycombe +1 1 £37,500 +25.00%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 36 (65.45%) SQL
2 33 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 30 (54.55%) .NET
4 21 (38.18%) C#
5 19 (34.55%) MS Excel
6 18 (32.73%) Oracle
6 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
8 15 (27.27%) PL/SQL
8 15 (27.27%) Windows
8 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (27.27%) Retail
9 14 (25.45%) T-SQL
9 14 (25.45%) VB.NET
10 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
10 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (20.00%) Finance
11 11 (20.00%) TDD
11 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (18.18%) VBA
12 10 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (18.18%) Data Mining
12 10 (18.18%) Data Analysis
12 10 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
12 10 (18.18%) Data Conversion
13 9 (16.36%) Java
13 9 (16.36%) MVC
13 9 (16.36%) Scrum
13 9 (16.36%) WinForms
13 9 (16.36%) Tandem

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (34.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) Data Mining
3 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
4 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
5 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (10.91%) RDBMS
6 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (9.09%) DTS
8 4 (7.27%) MS Access
9 3 (5.45%) QlikView
9 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (3.64%) UniData
10 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (16.36%) NUnit
2 9 (16.36%) MSTest
2 9 (16.36%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (16.36%) Moq
3 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.45%) ProC
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (27.27%) Retail
2 11 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Developer
2 18 (32.73%) Analyst
3 12 (21.82%) .NET Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Data Migration Specialist
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Development Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (5.45%) Programmer
8 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.64%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (54.55%) .NET
2 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
3 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (16.36%) Castle Windsor
4 9 (16.36%) Ninject
4 9 (16.36%) WCF
4 9 (16.36%) WPF
4 9 (16.36%) WinForms
4 9 (16.36%) Spring.NET
4 9 (16.36%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (9.09%) HTML
5 5 (9.09%) jQuery
6 3 (5.45%) Silverlight
6 3 (5.45%) HTML5
6 3 (5.45%) Ajax
6 3 (5.45%) Struts
6 3 (5.45%) Web Services
6 3 (5.45%) JSP
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.18%) Data Conversion
3 9 (16.36%) Tandem
3 9 (16.36%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (9.09%) e-Health
4 5 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.09%) N-Tier
4 5 (9.09%) NHS
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Vista
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.45%) UNIX
3 2 (3.64%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (20.00%) TDD
4 10 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 10 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
5 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.36%) Kanban
5 9 (16.36%) Scrum
5 9 (16.36%) MVC
5 9 (16.36%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (16.36%) MVVM
5 9 (16.36%) Web Application Development
6 7 (12.73%) ETL
6 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 5 (9.09%) Data Mapping
8 5 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) SQL
2 21 (38.18%) C#
3 15 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 14 (25.45%) T-SQL
4 14 (25.45%) VB.NET
5 10 (18.18%) VBA
6 9 (16.36%) Java
7 7 (12.73%) VBScript
8 6 (10.91%) VB6
9 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 4 (7.27%) C++
11 3 (5.45%) C
11 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.64%) Python
13 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (3.64%) BladeLogic
2 2 (3.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle
2 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Remedy
4 2 (3.64%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) Apple
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 4 days ago