The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.66% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
167 95 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 55.48% 55.23% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 138 86 87
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

VB
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

VB Salary Trend in Farnborough

VB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) WinForms
1 6 (60.00%) VB6
2 4 (40.00%) SCOM
2 4 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (40.00%) VBScript
2 4 (40.00%) MCTS
2 4 (40.00%) MCITP
2 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (40.00%) PABX
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MOM
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Lync Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
1 6 (60.00%) WinForms
1 6 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (60.00%) VB6
2 4 (40.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCITP
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) MCTS
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) MOM
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft