The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 117 120 134
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB 71 58 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.85% 1.64% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 3.41% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 66 54 56
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2056 1699 2096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 53.44% 47.94% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1893 1495 1829
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VB
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Hampshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Hampshire

VB
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -11 14 £40,000 -
Portsmouth -10 11 £42,250 +5.62% 1
Southampton -12 10 £35,000 +2.94% 4
Fareham +9 8 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Gosport - 8 £35,000 -
Fordingbridge - 5 £40,000 -
Andover -14 2 £36,250 -9.37%
Havant +3 1 £32,500 -21.68%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 120 (84.51%) .NET
2 95 (66.90%) C#
3 88 (61.97%) SQL Server
4 84 (59.15%) ASP.NET
5 80 (56.34%) SQL
6 64 (45.07%) Microsoft
7 57 (40.14%) JavaScript
8 51 (35.92%) VB.NET
9 50 (35.21%) Windows
10 48 (33.80%) HTML
11 40 (28.17%) CSS
12 34 (23.94%) SharePoint
13 33 (23.24%) VB6
14 32 (22.54%) XML
15 31 (21.83%) Degree
16 29 (20.42%) PHP
17 27 (19.01%) Python
17 27 (19.01%) MS Access
17 27 (19.01%) Active Directory
18 26 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
19 24 (16.90%) T-SQL
19 24 (16.90%) Computer Science
19 24 (16.90%) Office 365
20 22 (15.49%) Java
20 22 (15.49%) C++
20 22 (15.49%) MS Excel
21 21 (14.79%) jQuery
22 20 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
23 18 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
23 18 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 34 (23.94%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.27%) WordPress
3 5 (3.52%) IIS
4 4 (2.82%) LiveLink
5 3 (2.11%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.70%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.70%) Documentum
7 1 (0.70%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 22 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.56%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (61.97%) SQL Server
2 27 (19.01%) MS Access
3 20 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (8.45%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (7.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.41%) QlikView
8 2 (1.41%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.70%) MySQL
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.75%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (5.63%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (5.63%) NUnit
3 8 (5.63%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (3.52%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.52%) Selenium
5 4 (2.82%) ProC
5 4 (2.82%) Toad
5 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (2.11%) TestLink
6 3 (2.11%) Moq
6 3 (2.11%) MSTest
7 2 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 15 (10.56%) Finance
2 8 (5.63%) Advertising
3 6 (4.23%) Back Office
4 2 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 98 (69.01%) Developer
2 39 (27.46%) .NET Developer
3 25 (17.61%) Software Developer
3 25 (17.61%) DBA
4 22 (15.49%) Analyst
5 18 (12.68%) SQL DBA
6 17 (11.97%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (11.97%) Web Developer
6 17 (11.97%) SQL Server DBA
7 14 (9.86%) C# Developer
7 14 (9.86%) Server Analyst
7 14 (9.86%) SQL Server Analyst
8 13 (9.15%) Applications Developer
9 8 (5.63%) Administrator
9 8 (5.63%) Web Applications Developer
9 8 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (4.93%) VB.NET Developer
11 6 (4.23%) Graduate
11 6 (4.23%) Programmer
11 6 (4.23%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (84.51%) .NET
2 84 (59.15%) ASP.NET
3 48 (33.80%) HTML
4 40 (28.17%) CSS
5 32 (22.54%) XML
6 21 (14.79%) jQuery
7 17 (11.97%) XSLT
8 12 (8.45%) WCF
9 11 (7.75%) Classic ASP
10 8 (5.63%) Web Services
10 8 (5.63%) DCOM
10 8 (5.63%) WPF
10 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (5.63%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (5.63%) Castle Windsor
10 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (4.93%) .NET Framework
12 5 (3.52%) LINQ
12 5 (3.52%) Lucene
12 5 (3.52%) Lucene.Net
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.90%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.56%) Replication
3 9 (6.34%) GIS
4 8 (5.63%) N-Tier
5 6 (4.23%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.82%) Clustering
7 3 (2.11%) Smartcard
7 3 (2.11%) Open Source
7 3 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.41%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.41%) Life Science
8 2 (1.41%) Blog
8 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.41%) NHS
9 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.21%) Windows
2 18 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.93%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.23%) Solaris
4 6 (4.23%) UNIX
4 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.52%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.82%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.11%) Android
8 1 (0.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (11.27%) Software Testing
2 16 (11.27%) CRM
3 13 (9.15%) MVC
3 13 (9.15%) Web Development
3 13 (9.15%) TDD
3 13 (9.15%) Web Application Development
4 10 (7.04%) Scrum
5 8 (5.63%) Kanban
5 8 (5.63%) MVVM
6 6 (4.23%) Business Analysis
6 6 (4.23%) Change Management
6 6 (4.23%) Process Management
7 5 (3.52%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (3.52%) OO
7 5 (3.52%) BDD
7 5 (3.52%) Scrum-ban
7 5 (3.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (3.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (66.90%) C#
2 80 (56.34%) SQL
3 57 (40.14%) JavaScript
4 51 (35.92%) VB.NET
5 33 (23.24%) VB6
6 29 (20.42%) PHP
7 27 (19.01%) Python
8 24 (16.90%) T-SQL
9 22 (15.49%) C++
9 22 (15.49%) Java
10 18 (12.68%) C
11 11 (7.75%) PL/SQL
11 11 (7.75%) VBScript
12 4 (2.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.82%) VC++
13 3 (2.11%) Pascal
13 3 (2.11%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.11%) VBA
13 3 (2.11%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 31 (21.83%) Degree
2 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.11%) MCAD
5 2 (1.41%) ISEB
5 2 (1.41%) VCP4
5 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.27%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (19.01%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.82%) VMware ESX
2 4 (2.82%) XenApp
2 4 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (1.41%) SCCM
2 1 (0.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 64 (45.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.27%) Oracle
3 6 (4.23%) VMware
4 5 (3.52%) Citrix
4 5 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.11%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.11%) Perforce
5 3 (2.11%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.41%) Tableau
6 2 (1.41%) Cognos
6 2 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.41%) Sage
7 1 (0.70%) ESRI
7 1 (0.70%) EMC
7 1 (0.70%) Capita
Southampton, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi time, pension, 23 days leave
Posted: 18 days ago