The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 59 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.05% 1.30% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% 2.09% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 12
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,975 £33,575 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,100 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
303 478 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 62.22% 61.92% 61.96%
Number of salaries quoted 284 338 350
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VB
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Dorset region.

VB Salary Trend in Dorset

VB
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Dorset

VB
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +18 5 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Dorchester - 5 £40,000 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for VB.

1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) MVC
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
6 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
6 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (31.58%) Web Development
7 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
7 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 6 (31.58%) WCF
7 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
7 6 (31.58%) OOP
7 6 (31.58%) OO
7 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Android
8 5 (26.32%) Xamarin
8 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
9 3 (15.79%) XML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) AutoCAD
1 2 (10.53%) CATIA
1 2 (10.53%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) ENOVIA
2 1 (5.26%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) AccuRev
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) LabVIEW
1 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) .NET Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C# .NET Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C# Developer
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (31.58%) VB Developer
6 5 (26.32%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (26.32%) Android Developer
6 5 (26.32%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (26.32%) iOS Android Developer
6 5 (26.32%) iOS Developer
6 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
6 5 (26.32%) Xamarin Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
7 2 (10.53%) Architect
8 1 (5.26%) Junior
8 1 (5.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
5 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 6 (31.58%) WCF
5 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Android
1 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
3 6 (31.58%) OO
3 6 (31.58%) OOP
3 6 (31.58%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Document Composition
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
5 2 (10.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Xamarin
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.26%) HP
Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: £35 - £39.50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20 - £40 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago