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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 127 139 84
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -55
Permanent jobs citing VB 61 51 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.70% 1.30% 3.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 2.69% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 56 49 104
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,700 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +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
1887 1899 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.45% 48.49% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1650 1706 1641
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 £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -8 17 £40,000 -
Portsmouth +10 13 £44,500 +14.10%
Petersfield +3 6 £45,000 +13.92%
Southampton -14 6 £33,000 +32.00% 3
Fareham +18 5 £37,500 +30.43%
Waterlooville - 5 £50,000 - 4
Gosport +7 2 - -
Havant -7 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Andover - 1 - - 1
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (85.16%) .NET
2 94 (73.44%) C#
3 93 (72.66%) ASP.NET
4 72 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 69 (53.91%) HTML
6 67 (52.34%) VB.NET
6 67 (52.34%) SQL Server
7 66 (51.56%) CSS
8 50 (39.06%) SQL
9 38 (29.69%) Windows
9 38 (29.69%) VB6
10 36 (28.13%) jQuery
11 35 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (25.00%) XML
12 32 (25.00%) Finance
13 31 (24.22%) Microsoft
14 30 (23.44%) XSLT
15 26 (20.31%) C++
16 25 (19.53%) C
17 21 (16.41%) Windows Server 2003
17 21 (16.41%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
18 20 (15.63%) SQL Server 2000
19 19 (14.84%) VBScript
20 17 (13.28%) Software Testing
21 15 (11.72%) Back Office
22 14 (10.94%) Citrix
23 13 (10.16%) Internet
23 13 (10.16%) Windows 2000

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.34%) Documentum
2 3 (2.34%) WordPress
3 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.78%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.16%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (52.34%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 20 (15.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.47%) MS Access
5 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.56%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 11 (8.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 11 (8.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.69%) JIRA
3 5 (3.91%) NUnit
3 5 (3.91%) Selenium
3 5 (3.91%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (3.91%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.34%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.56%) TestLink
5 2 (1.56%) MSI
5 2 (1.56%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 32 (25.00%) Finance
2 15 (11.72%) Back Office
3 7 (5.47%) Advertising
4 5 (3.91%) Retail
5 3 (2.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 97 (75.78%) Developer
2 54 (42.19%) Software Developer
3 31 (24.22%) .NET Developer
4 17 (13.28%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.16%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 13 (10.16%) Server Specialist
5 13 (10.16%) Windows Server Specialist
6 12 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 12 (9.38%) Analyst
7 11 (8.59%) Senior Software Developer
8 10 (7.81%) VB.NET Developer
8 10 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (7.81%) Programmer
9 6 (4.69%) Software Programmer
9 6 (4.69%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Team Leader
10 5 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (85.16%) .NET
2 93 (72.66%) ASP.NET
3 69 (53.91%) HTML
4 66 (51.56%) CSS
5 36 (28.13%) jQuery
6 32 (25.00%) XML
7 30 (23.44%) XSLT
8 9 (7.03%) Classic ASP
8 9 (7.03%) Web Services
8 9 (7.03%) .NET Framework
9 8 (6.25%) WPF
9 8 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (5.47%) HTML5
11 6 (4.69%) JSON
11 6 (4.69%) WinForms
12 5 (3.91%) NHibernate
12 5 (3.91%) Lucene
12 5 (3.91%) WCF
12 5 (3.91%) LINQ
12 5 (3.91%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) Clustering
2 11 (8.59%) Cryptography
3 9 (7.03%) GIS
4 4 (3.13%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.56%) Replication
6 2 (1.56%) NHS
6 2 (1.56%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.69%) Windows
2 21 (16.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (16.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (10.16%) Windows 2000
3 13 (10.16%) Windows XP
3 13 (10.16%) Android
3 13 (10.16%) Windows 7
3 13 (10.16%) Apple iOS
3 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.28%) Software Testing
3 13 (10.16%) TDD
4 12 (9.38%) Scrum
5 11 (8.59%) MVC
5 11 (8.59%) Web Application Development
6 10 (7.81%) Configuration Management
7 9 (7.03%) PRINCE2
7 9 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.25%) Web Development
8 8 (6.25%) MVVM
9 7 (5.47%) CRM
10 6 (4.69%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.69%) Change Management
10 6 (4.69%) Process Management
11 5 (3.91%) OO
11 5 (3.91%) Validation
11 5 (3.91%) Kanban
11 5 (3.91%) Scrum-ban
11 5 (3.91%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 94 (73.44%) C#
2 72 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 67 (52.34%) VB.NET
4 50 (39.06%) SQL
5 38 (29.69%) VB6
6 26 (20.31%) C++
7 25 (19.53%) C
8 19 (14.84%) VBScript
9 13 (10.16%) Java
10 8 (6.25%) PHP
11 7 (5.47%) T-SQL
11 7 (5.47%) Delphi
11 7 (5.47%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 7 (5.47%) Python
11 7 (5.47%) Pascal
11 7 (5.47%) Objective-C
12 6 (4.69%) VBA
13 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.69%) Degree
3 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.34%) MCAD
4 3 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.34%) ISEB
5 1 (0.78%) HND
5 1 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (10.16%) VMware ESX
1 13 (10.16%) XenApp
1 13 (10.16%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (3.91%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 31 (24.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.94%) Citrix
3 13 (10.16%) VMware
4 7 (5.47%) Xamarin
5 6 (4.69%) Perforce
6 4 (3.13%) Oracle
7 3 (2.34%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.34%) EMC
8 2 (1.56%) Altiris
8 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.78%) HP
9 1 (0.78%) ESRI
9 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.78%) Capita
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lyndhurst, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £32k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + pension, training, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Waterlooville
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Waterlooville
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 19 days ago