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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 38 53 30
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 3.89% 0.67% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.37% 1.23% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 8
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,750 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
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
157 163 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 61.09% 54.52% 63.73%
Number of salaries quoted 141 123 117
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 March 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
3 19 (86.36%) C#
4 17 (77.27%) VB.NET
5 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
6 13 (59.09%) Software Testing
7 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
7 12 (54.55%) HTML
7 12 (54.55%) CSS
8 9 (40.91%) C++
8 9 (40.91%) C
8 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) TDD
8 9 (40.91%) Cryptography
9 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
10 6 (27.27%) SQL
10 6 (27.27%) Web Development
11 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
12 3 (13.64%) MVC
12 3 (13.64%) Scrum
12 3 (13.64%) NUnit
12 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
12 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (13.64%) Windows
12 3 (13.64%) WCF
12 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (13.64%) Kanban
12 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (13.64%) Spring.NET

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) NUnit
1 3 (13.64%) MSTest
1 3 (13.64%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (13.64%) Moq
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Programmer
5 3 (13.64%) Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
3 12 (54.55%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) WCF
4 3 (13.64%) Spring.NET
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (13.64%) Ninject
4 3 (13.64%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Cryptography
2 3 (13.64%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Software Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) TDD
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
5 3 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) VB.NET
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 9 (40.91%) C++
4 9 (40.91%) C
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VBScript
6 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix