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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 94 89 103
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB 21 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.17% 1.90% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.84% 4.11% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 25
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £34,728 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,875 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +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
739 901 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 41.12% 46.16% 56.01%
Number of salaries quoted 600 746 966
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 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 March 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 -2 17 £37,500 - 4
Aylesbury -1 2 £42,500 +3.65% 2
High Wycombe -2 2 £37,500 +25.00%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 41 (73.21%) SQL
2 32 (57.14%) .NET
3 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
4 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
5 19 (33.93%) C#
6 18 (32.14%) Windows
7 16 (28.57%) Oracle
7 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (26.79%) Retail
8 15 (26.79%) HTML
8 15 (26.79%) PL/SQL
9 14 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (23.21%) VB.NET
10 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
11 12 (21.43%) T-SQL
11 12 (21.43%) MVC
11 12 (21.43%) Finance
11 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (19.64%) Data Cleansing
12 11 (19.64%) Data Conversion
12 11 (19.64%) Data Analysis
12 11 (19.64%) Data Mining
13 10 (17.86%) Java
13 10 (17.86%) VBA
13 10 (17.86%) Oracle Forms
13 10 (17.86%) WCF
13 10 (17.86%) Scrum
13 10 (17.86%) TDD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) SAN
1 2 (3.57%) DHCP
1 2 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.64%) Data Mining
3 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (8.93%) RDBMS
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (8.93%) DTS
5 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) QlikView
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.79%) MS Access
8 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (17.86%) Moq
2 9 (16.07%) MSTest
2 9 (16.07%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (16.07%) NUnit
3 4 (7.14%) ProC
4 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (26.79%) Retail
2 12 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Analyst
2 21 (37.50%) Developer
3 9 (16.07%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Business Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Data Migration Specialist
6 5 (8.93%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (5.36%) Programmer
7 3 (5.36%) Deployment Specialist
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) .NET
2 15 (26.79%) HTML
3 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
4 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (17.86%) WCF
5 10 (17.86%) Unity DI Container
6 9 (16.07%) Castle Windsor
6 9 (16.07%) Ninject
6 9 (16.07%) Spring.NET
6 9 (16.07%) WinForms
6 9 (16.07%) WPF
7 7 (12.50%) Ajax
8 4 (7.14%) HTML5
8 4 (7.14%) Silverlight
8 4 (7.14%) JSP
8 4 (7.14%) Struts
9 3 (5.36%) CSS
9 3 (5.36%) jQuery
10 2 (3.57%) EDI
10 2 (3.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.64%) Data Conversion
3 9 (16.07%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (16.07%) Tandem
4 5 (8.93%) NHS
4 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.93%) e-Health
5 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) UNIX
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Vista
3 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (21.43%) MVC
4 11 (19.64%) Data Cleansing
4 11 (19.64%) Data Analysis
5 10 (17.86%) Scrum
5 10 (17.86%) TDD
6 9 (16.07%) Web Application Development
6 9 (16.07%) MVVM
6 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (16.07%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (16.07%) Kanban
7 8 (14.29%) ERP
7 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 7 (12.50%) ETL
9 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.93%) Migration
10 5 (8.93%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) C#
3 15 (26.79%) PL/SQL
4 13 (23.21%) VB.NET
5 12 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 10 (17.86%) Java
6 10 (17.86%) VBA
7 8 (14.29%) VBScript
8 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 4 (7.14%) VB6
9 4 (7.14%) C++
9 4 (7.14%) C
9 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
10 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.57%) Python
12 1 (1.79%) Ruby
12 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.57%) VCP4
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) MCTS
3 2 (3.57%) MCP
3 2 (3.57%) MCSA
4 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (8.93%) WSUS
3 3 (5.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (5.36%) BladeLogic
3 3 (5.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.57%) Oracle
3 9 (16.07%) Symantec
4 7 (12.50%) Remedy
5 5 (8.93%) HP
6 2 (3.57%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (3.57%) EPiServer
6 2 (3.57%) VMware
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.79%) Apple
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