The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 43 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 0.46% 1.30% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 2.42% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £27,500 £31,875 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.72% +11.84%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
115 207 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 53.24% 53.63% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 107 163 133
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Fareham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

VB
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

VB Salary Trend in Fareham

VB
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) C
2 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
2 10 (90.91%) C++
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 10 (90.91%) Software Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Cryptography
3 7 (63.64%) Web Development
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) SLA
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) MySQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Fareham 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Software Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Programmer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Software Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) C++
2 10 (90.91%) C
2 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft