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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 128 155 88
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -67
Permanent jobs citing VB 56 42 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.53% 1.06% 2.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 2.18% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 102
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
1940 1927 1922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.93% 48.55% 50.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1673 1684 1757
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Waterlooville - 12 £50,000 - 2
Portsmouth +17 9 £44,500 +31.85%
Southampton -5 9 £33,500 +3.07% 1
Winchester -13 7 £40,000 -
Petersfield +15 5 £45,000 +11.11%
Fareham +16 2 £37,500 +17.64%
Andover - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 £25,000 - 1
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 109 (81.95%) .NET
2 97 (72.93%) C#
3 92 (69.17%) ASP.NET
4 75 (56.39%) VB.NET
5 74 (55.64%) JavaScript
6 73 (54.89%) HTML
6 73 (54.89%) SQL Server
7 70 (52.63%) CSS
8 50 (37.59%) SQL
9 47 (35.34%) VB6
10 39 (29.32%) jQuery
11 38 (28.57%) Windows
11 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (23.31%) XML
12 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
13 30 (22.56%) XSLT
13 30 (22.56%) Finance
14 27 (20.30%) C++
15 26 (19.55%) C
16 23 (17.29%) SQL Server 2000
16 23 (17.29%) SQL Server 2008
16 23 (17.29%) SQL Server 2005
17 21 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
17 21 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
18 17 (12.78%) Citrix
18 17 (12.78%) VMware
19 16 (12.03%) VBScript
20 15 (11.28%) Software Testing
21 14 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
21 14 (10.53%) Java

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (2.26%) Documentum
2 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.75%) CMS
3 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.77%) Internet
2 4 (3.01%) HTTP
3 2 (1.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (54.89%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 23 (17.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 23 (17.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (9.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.51%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.50%) MS Access
8 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 14 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.51%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.51%) JIRA
3 4 (3.01%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.50%) MSI
4 2 (1.50%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.50%) NUnit
4 2 (1.50%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.50%) Selenium
4 2 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (1.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.75%) TestLink
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 30 (22.56%) Finance
2 13 (9.77%) Back Office
3 12 (9.02%) Retail
4 3 (2.26%) Advertising
4 3 (2.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 97 (72.93%) Developer
2 58 (43.61%) Software Developer
3 29 (21.80%) .NET Developer
4 17 (12.78%) Senior Developer
5 16 (12.03%) Analyst
6 13 (9.77%) C# Developer
6 13 (9.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 13 (9.77%) Server Specialist
6 13 (9.77%) Windows Server Specialist
7 11 (8.27%) Senior Software Developer
7 11 (8.27%) VB.NET Developer
8 10 (7.52%) Programmer
9 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Team Leader
10 8 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Senior VB.NET Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Software Programmer
12 5 (3.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (81.95%) .NET
2 92 (69.17%) ASP.NET
3 73 (54.89%) HTML
4 70 (52.63%) CSS
5 39 (29.32%) jQuery
6 31 (23.31%) XML
7 30 (22.56%) XSLT
8 13 (9.77%) Web Services
9 10 (7.52%) Classic ASP
9 10 (7.52%) HTML5
10 9 (6.77%) WPF
10 9 (6.77%) .NET Framework
11 8 (6.02%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (4.51%) JSON
12 6 (4.51%) WinForms
13 5 (3.76%) LINQ
14 3 (2.26%) JPA
14 3 (2.26%) CSS3
14 3 (2.26%) Apache Flex
14 3 (2.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.77%) Clustering
2 11 (8.27%) Cryptography
3 8 (6.02%) GIS
4 4 (3.01%) Data Extraction
4 4 (3.01%) Statistics
5 3 (2.26%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.50%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) Life Science
7 1 (0.75%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 38 (28.57%) Windows
2 21 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (9.77%) Android
3 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (9.77%) Windows 7
3 13 (9.77%) Apple iOS
3 13 (9.77%) Windows 2000
3 13 (9.77%) Windows XP
4 6 (4.51%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (11.28%) Software Testing
3 14 (10.53%) MVC
4 10 (7.52%) Configuration Management
4 10 (7.52%) TDD
5 9 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (6.77%) PRINCE2
5 9 (6.77%) Scrum
6 8 (6.02%) CRM
6 8 (6.02%) MVVM
6 8 (6.02%) Web Application Development
6 8 (6.02%) Web Development
7 7 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 7 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (5.26%) Line Management
7 7 (5.26%) Software Architecture
8 6 (4.51%) Process Management
8 6 (4.51%) Change Management
9 5 (3.76%) Validation
9 5 (3.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 97 (72.93%) C#
2 75 (56.39%) VB.NET
3 74 (55.64%) JavaScript
4 50 (37.59%) SQL
5 47 (35.34%) VB6
6 27 (20.30%) C++
7 26 (19.55%) C
8 16 (12.03%) VBScript
9 14 (10.53%) Java
10 10 (7.52%) T-SQL
11 9 (6.77%) VBA
12 7 (5.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 7 (5.26%) Pascal
12 7 (5.26%) Objective-C
12 7 (5.26%) Delphi
13 4 (3.01%) PHP
14 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
14 3 (2.26%) Python
15 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.77%) SC Cleared
1 9 (6.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.26%) MCAD
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.50%) ISEB
3 2 (1.50%) Degree
4 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (9.77%) VMware ESX
1 13 (9.77%) XenApp
1 13 (9.77%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.01%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.78%) Citrix
2 17 (12.78%) VMware
3 8 (6.02%) Oracle
4 7 (5.26%) Xamarin
5 6 (4.51%) Perforce
6 5 (3.76%) Capita
6 5 (3.76%) HP
7 3 (2.26%) EMC
7 3 (2.26%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.50%) Altiris
9 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
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