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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 108 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB 23 30 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.11% 1.36% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 2.96% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 33
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £34,728 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,100 £52,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,875 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.04% +5.71%
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
870 1013 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 41.81% 45.94% 57.61%
Number of salaries quoted 715 840 1040
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 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £51,500 £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 1 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 1 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 16 £41,250 +10.00% 5
High Wycombe - 4 - -
Aylesbury +4 3 £42,500 +21.42%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 38 (70.37%) SQL
2 30 (55.56%) .NET
2 30 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 23 (42.59%) C#
3 23 (42.59%) MS Excel
3 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
4 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (27.78%) HTML
7 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 14 (25.93%) Retail
7 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (24.07%) VBA
8 13 (24.07%) Windows
8 13 (24.07%) Data Mining
8 13 (24.07%) MVC
8 13 (24.07%) Finance
8 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (22.22%) PL/SQL
9 12 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
9 12 (22.22%) Oracle
10 11 (20.37%) Java
10 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.37%) Scrum
10 11 (20.37%) Data Analysis
10 11 (20.37%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (20.37%) Data Conversion
11 10 (18.52%) ERP
11 10 (18.52%) TDD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (42.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) DHCP
1 2 (3.70%) DNS
1 2 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) Data Mining
3 9 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (9.26%) RDBMS
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.56%) DTS
8 2 (3.70%) QlikView
9 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.85%) MS Access
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Moq
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (11.11%) NUnit
3 6 (11.11%) MSTest
3 6 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (7.41%) ReSharper
4 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.56%) ProC
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (25.93%) Retail
2 13 (24.07%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Analyst
2 20 (37.04%) Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Business Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Business Systems Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Web Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (7.41%) Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior .NET Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) Data Migration Specialist
9 3 (5.56%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) .NET
2 15 (27.78%) HTML
3 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
4 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (18.52%) Unity DI Container
5 10 (18.52%) Ajax
5 10 (18.52%) WCF
6 7 (12.96%) jQuery
6 7 (12.96%) CSS
7 6 (11.11%) WinForms
7 6 (11.11%) Spring.NET
7 6 (11.11%) WPF
7 6 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
7 6 (11.11%) Ninject
8 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (7.41%) LINQ
8 4 (7.41%) Entity Framework
8 4 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
8 4 (7.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.37%) Data Conversion
3 6 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (11.11%) Tandem
4 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.56%) e-Health
5 3 (5.56%) NHS
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) UNIX
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (24.07%) MVC
4 11 (20.37%) Scrum
4 11 (20.37%) Data Analysis
4 11 (20.37%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (18.52%) TDD
5 10 (18.52%) ERP
6 9 (16.67%) ETL
7 8 (14.81%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (11.11%) Web Application Development
8 6 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (11.11%) MVVM
8 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.11%) Kanban
8 6 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
9 5 (9.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) SQL
2 23 (42.59%) C#
3 13 (24.07%) VBA
4 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 12 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 12 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 11 (20.37%) Java
5 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.81%) VBScript
7 4 (7.41%) C++
7 4 (7.41%) Ruby
8 3 (5.56%) Python
8 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.56%) VB6
8 3 (5.56%) C
9 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) MCTS
3 2 (3.70%) MCP
3 2 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (1.85%) MCITP
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (7.41%) WSUS
3 2 (3.70%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) BladeLogic
3 2 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.22%) Oracle
3 9 (16.67%) Symantec
4 5 (9.26%) Remedy
5 4 (7.41%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) EPiServer
7 2 (3.70%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (3.70%) VMware
7 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £39156 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45K + benefits + flexible workin
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: 75000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago