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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 116 100 138
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +38
Permanent jobs citing VB 71 73 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.85% 2.23% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.38% 4.61% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 63 69 52
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
2100 1584 2189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 54.76% 48.48% 51.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1918 1407 1968
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Portsmouth -5 15 £37,500 -6.25%
Southampton 0 12 £35,000 +5.26% 1
Fareham -1 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Fordingbridge - 5 £40,000 - 1
Gosport - 5 £30,000 - 2
Havant +1 2 £33,750 +12.50%
Andover -5 2 £36,250 -
Basingstoke -11 2 £40,500 +8.00%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 104 (80.62%) .NET
2 86 (66.67%) SQL
3 76 (58.91%) SQL Server
4 74 (57.36%) C#
5 62 (48.06%) Microsoft
6 59 (45.74%) ASP.NET
7 51 (39.53%) Windows
8 41 (31.78%) SharePoint
9 40 (31.01%) Degree
10 39 (30.23%) JavaScript
11 34 (26.36%) PHP
11 34 (26.36%) Active Directory
12 32 (24.81%) Python
12 32 (24.81%) MS Access
13 31 (24.03%) T-SQL
13 31 (24.03%) VB.NET
14 30 (23.26%) HTML
14 30 (23.26%) Computer Science
15 29 (22.48%) Office 365
16 26 (20.16%) MS Excel
17 24 (18.60%) Java
18 23 (17.83%) VB6
19 21 (16.28%) Replication
19 21 (16.28%) XML
19 21 (16.28%) ISO 9001
19 21 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (16.28%) WordPress
20 20 (15.50%) MS Visio
20 20 (15.50%) CSS
21 19 (14.73%) Oracle

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 41 (31.78%) SharePoint
2 21 (16.28%) WordPress
3 8 (6.20%) IIS
4 6 (4.65%) LiveLink
5 3 (2.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.78%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.78%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 26 (20.16%) MS Excel
2 20 (15.50%) MS Visio
3 9 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (22.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) SSL
1 1 (0.78%) HTTP
1 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (58.91%) SQL Server
2 32 (24.81%) MS Access
3 15 (11.63%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.55%) FileMaker
7 2 (1.55%) QlikView
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.78%) MySQL
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.53%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (6.20%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (6.20%) NUnit
4 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (3.88%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.88%) Selenium
4 5 (3.88%) Toad
5 4 (3.10%) ProC
5 4 (3.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.33%) Moq
6 3 (2.33%) TestLink
6 3 (2.33%) MSTest
7 2 (1.55%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (1.55%) JIRA
General
1 9 (6.98%) Advertising
2 6 (4.65%) Finance
3 3 (2.33%) Back Office
4 2 (1.55%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 75 (58.14%) Developer
2 33 (25.58%) .NET Developer
3 31 (24.03%) DBA
4 29 (22.48%) Analyst
5 24 (18.60%) SQL DBA
6 22 (17.05%) SQL Server DBA
7 19 (14.73%) SQL Server Analyst
7 19 (14.73%) Server Analyst
8 16 (12.40%) Web Developer
9 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (10.08%) Applications Developer
11 11 (8.53%) Software Developer
12 8 (6.20%) C# Developer
12 8 (6.20%) Web Applications Developer
12 8 (6.20%) Administrator
13 6 (4.65%) Graduate
13 6 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (4.65%) C Developer
13 6 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
13 6 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (80.62%) .NET
2 59 (45.74%) ASP.NET
3 30 (23.26%) HTML
4 21 (16.28%) XML
5 20 (15.50%) CSS
6 14 (10.85%) WCF
7 11 (8.53%) Classic ASP
7 11 (8.53%) DCOM
7 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.20%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (6.20%) jQuery
9 6 (4.65%) Web Services
9 6 (4.65%) WPF
9 6 (4.65%) LINQ
9 6 (4.65%) .NET Framework
9 6 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (4.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (3.88%) Lucene.Net
10 5 (3.88%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.26%) Computer Science
2 21 (16.28%) Replication
3 11 (8.53%) N-Tier
4 7 (5.43%) GIS
5 3 (2.33%) Open Source
5 3 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.33%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.55%) NHS
6 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.55%) Life Science
6 2 (1.55%) Blog
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.78%) PDA
7 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.78%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.78%) Clustering
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (39.53%) Windows
2 12 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (4.65%) Solaris
3 6 (4.65%) UNIX
4 5 (3.88%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.10%) Linux
5 4 (3.10%) Android
5 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.18%) MVC
3 14 (10.85%) CRM
4 13 (10.08%) Web Development
4 13 (10.08%) Web Application Development
5 11 (8.53%) Scrum
5 11 (8.53%) Software Testing
6 9 (6.98%) TDD
7 8 (6.20%) Kanban
7 8 (6.20%) Unit Testing
8 6 (4.65%) Process Management
8 6 (4.65%) Change Management
8 6 (4.65%) Business Analysis
8 6 (4.65%) MVVM
9 5 (3.88%) Scrum-ban
9 5 (3.88%) BDD
9 5 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.88%) OO
9 5 (3.88%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (66.67%) SQL
2 74 (57.36%) C#
3 39 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 34 (26.36%) PHP
5 32 (24.81%) Python
6 31 (24.03%) T-SQL
6 31 (24.03%) VB.NET
7 24 (18.60%) Java
8 23 (17.83%) VB6
9 15 (11.63%) C++
10 12 (9.30%) VBScript
11 11 (8.53%) PL/SQL
12 10 (7.75%) C
13 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
13 5 (3.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 4 (3.10%) VBA
14 4 (3.10%) VC++
15 3 (2.33%) Delphi
15 3 (2.33%) Pascal
15 3 (2.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 40 (31.01%) Degree
2 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.10%) MCAD
5 3 (2.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.55%) ISEB
7 1 (0.78%) HNC
7 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.28%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (26.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.78%) XenApp
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) SCCM
1 3 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (48.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.73%) Oracle
3 6 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.10%) VMware
5 3 (2.33%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.33%) Perforce
6 2 (1.55%) Sage
6 2 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.55%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.55%) Citrix
6 2 (1.55%) Cognos
6 2 (1.55%) Tableau
7 1 (0.78%) Capita
7 1 (0.78%) ESRI
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fordingbridge
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Really Simple Systems
Posted: 19 days ago