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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 104 100 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -34
Permanent jobs citing VB 30 26 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.37% 1.28% 3.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 2.76% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 49
Average salary £40,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £28,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,550 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 942 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.88% 46.43% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 852 843 759
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +1 28 £40,250 +15.00% 4
High Wycombe -2 1 - -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 37 (74.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (72.00%) C#
3 31 (62.00%) .NET
4 24 (48.00%) SQL
5 22 (44.00%) CSS
6 19 (38.00%) Java
6 19 (38.00%) VB.NET
6 19 (38.00%) WCF
7 18 (36.00%) jQuery
7 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
8 16 (32.00%) T-SQL
8 16 (32.00%) Visual Studio
8 16 (32.00%) Ajax
8 16 (32.00%) Finance
9 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
10 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (24.00%) MVC
11 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (24.00%) VBScript
11 12 (24.00%) HTML
11 12 (24.00%) VBA
11 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (22.00%) Windows
12 11 (22.00%) Scrum
13 10 (20.00%) Extreme Programming

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (14.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) SAS
3 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.00%) Node.js
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) SPSS
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (74.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (14.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.00%) MySQL
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.00%) OLAP
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.00%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Visual Studio
2 15 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (20.00%) Moq
3 10 (20.00%) ReSharper
4 7 (14.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.00%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Retail
3 5 (10.00%) Banking
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 17 (34.00%) Analyst
3 15 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Business Analyst
4 11 (22.00%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (22.00%) Web Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 9 (18.00%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 4 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Applications Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Applications Support
11 2 (4.00%) Programmer
11 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (62.00%) .NET
2 22 (44.00%) CSS
3 19 (38.00%) WCF
4 18 (36.00%) jQuery
5 16 (32.00%) Ajax
6 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (24.00%) HTML
7 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 10 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
8 10 (20.00%) LINQ
8 10 (20.00%) XML
8 10 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 10 (20.00%) JSON
9 7 (14.00%) J2EE
10 5 (10.00%) Web Services
10 5 (10.00%) WinForms
10 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.00%) Data Conversion
3 6 (12.00%) Statistics
3 6 (12.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Neural Network
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) MVC
1 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) Scrum
3 10 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
3 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (20.00%) ITIL
3 10 (20.00%) OOD
3 10 (20.00%) TDD
3 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Data Cleansing
4 9 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (18.00%) ETL
4 9 (18.00%) ERP
4 9 (18.00%) Data Analysis
5 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.00%) MVVM
8 3 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) C#
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 19 (38.00%) VB.NET
3 19 (38.00%) Java
4 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (32.00%) T-SQL
6 12 (24.00%) VBScript
6 12 (24.00%) VBA
7 10 (20.00%) Ruby
8 9 (18.00%) PL/SQL
9 8 (16.00%) C++
9 8 (16.00%) C
10 7 (14.00%) VB6
11 3 (6.00%) Python
12 1 (2.00%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Telerik
4 2 (4.00%) Northgate
4 2 (4.00%) Talend
5 1 (2.00%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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