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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 58 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 1.17% 1.40% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.14% 2.17% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
187 184 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 54.84% 64.34% 56.34%
Number of salaries quoted 145 138 109
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) DRM
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Hyperion
2 3 (60.00%) Informatica
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) webMethods
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Essbase
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) HFM
2 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (60.00%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) ATDD
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) HFM
1 3 (60.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (20.00%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Essbase
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (60.00%) Hyperion Smart View
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Hyperion Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Quality Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) DRM
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) ATDD
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Hyperion
2 3 (60.00%) Informatica
2 3 (60.00%) webMethods
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya