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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 116 132 98
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -34
Permanent jobs citing VB 79 60 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.09% 1.45% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 3.04% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 75 57 79
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
1962 1972 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 51.99% 47.62% 50.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 1781 1648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +4 28 £40,000 - 4
Portsmouth +9 17 £44,500 +14.10%
Fareham - 11 £37,500 -
Southampton -19 8 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Gosport +3 6 £37,500 +25.00%
Petersfield -5 4 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Havant +4 1 £32,500 -16.66%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 132 (87.42%) .NET
2 108 (71.52%) C#
3 106 (70.20%) ASP.NET
4 86 (56.95%) SQL Server
5 78 (51.66%) JavaScript
6 70 (46.36%) SQL
7 68 (45.03%) VB.NET
7 68 (45.03%) HTML
8 65 (43.05%) CSS
9 50 (33.11%) Microsoft
10 47 (31.13%) Windows
11 38 (25.17%) XML
12 36 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (23.18%) jQuery
14 33 (21.85%) VB6
15 30 (19.87%) Finance
16 28 (18.54%) C++
17 27 (17.88%) XSLT
18 26 (17.22%) C
18 26 (17.22%) SQL Server 2008
19 21 (13.91%) Software Testing
19 21 (13.91%) SharePoint
20 20 (13.25%) PHP
21 19 (12.58%) MS Access
21 19 (12.58%) Python
21 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2003
21 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2008
22 18 (11.92%) SQL Server 2005
22 18 (11.92%) Degree
22 18 (11.92%) SQL Server 2000

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 21 (13.91%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.28%) WordPress
3 3 (1.99%) Documentum
4 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.66%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.66%) CMS
5 1 (0.66%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.66%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 14 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.62%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.62%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (56.95%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (12.58%) MS Access
4 18 (11.92%) SQL Server 2000
4 18 (11.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.32%) FileMaker
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.66%) MySQL
8 1 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (6.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 10 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.97%) JIRA
3 5 (3.31%) Selenium
3 5 (3.31%) NUnit
3 5 (3.31%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (3.31%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.99%) TestLink
5 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.66%) MSI
6 1 (0.66%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (19.87%) Finance
2 12 (7.95%) Back Office
3 7 (4.64%) Advertising
4 3 (1.99%) Military
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 112 (74.17%) Developer
2 50 (33.11%) Software Developer
3 39 (25.83%) .NET Developer
4 18 (11.92%) Analyst
5 16 (10.60%) DBA
6 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (8.61%) C# Developer
7 13 (8.61%) Applications Developer
7 13 (8.61%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.95%) SQL Server DBA
8 12 (7.95%) SQL DBA
9 11 (7.28%) Web Developer
10 10 (6.62%) Programmer
10 10 (6.62%) VB.NET Developer
10 10 (6.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 10 (6.62%) Server Specialist
10 10 (6.62%) Windows Server Specialist
11 9 (5.96%) SQL Server Analyst
11 9 (5.96%) Server Analyst
11 9 (5.96%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (87.42%) .NET
2 106 (70.20%) ASP.NET
3 68 (45.03%) HTML
4 65 (43.05%) CSS
5 38 (25.17%) XML
6 35 (23.18%) jQuery
7 27 (17.88%) XSLT
8 9 (5.96%) Classic ASP
8 9 (5.96%) .NET Framework
9 8 (5.30%) WPF
9 8 (5.30%) Web Services
9 8 (5.30%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (4.64%) HTML5
11 6 (3.97%) WCF
12 5 (3.31%) LINQ
12 5 (3.31%) Lucene
12 5 (3.31%) NHibernate
12 5 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (3.31%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (3.31%) Lucene.Net
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.93%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.28%) Cryptography
3 10 (6.62%) Clustering
4 9 (5.96%) GIS
4 9 (5.96%) Replication
5 3 (1.99%) Smartcard
5 3 (1.99%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.99%) Open Source
6 2 (1.32%) Life Science
6 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.32%) NHS
7 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.66%) Blog
7 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (31.13%) Windows
2 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (7.95%) Android
3 12 (7.95%) Apple iOS
4 10 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (6.62%) Windows 7
4 10 (6.62%) Windows 2000
4 10 (6.62%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.65%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.32%) UNIX
6 2 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (13.91%) Software Testing
3 18 (11.92%) CRM
4 13 (8.61%) TDD
5 12 (7.95%) Scrum
6 10 (6.62%) MVC
6 10 (6.62%) Configuration Management
6 10 (6.62%) Web Application Development
7 9 (5.96%) Web Development
8 8 (5.30%) MVVM
8 8 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.30%) PRINCE2
9 7 (4.64%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.97%) Change Management
10 6 (3.97%) Process Management
11 5 (3.31%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.31%) OO
11 5 (3.31%) BDD
11 5 (3.31%) Scrum-ban
11 5 (3.31%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 108 (71.52%) C#
2 78 (51.66%) JavaScript
3 70 (46.36%) SQL
4 68 (45.03%) VB.NET
5 33 (21.85%) VB6
6 28 (18.54%) C++
7 26 (17.22%) C
8 20 (13.25%) PHP
9 19 (12.58%) Python
10 17 (11.26%) Java
11 15 (9.93%) T-SQL
11 15 (9.93%) VBScript
12 9 (5.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 8 (5.30%) Pascal
13 8 (5.30%) Objective-C
13 8 (5.30%) Delphi
14 5 (3.31%) PL/SQL
14 5 (3.31%) VBA
15 1 (0.66%) Perl
15 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (11.92%) Degree
2 8 (5.30%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.32%) MCAD
4 2 (1.32%) ISEB
5 1 (0.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.62%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (10.60%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.62%) VMware ESX
2 10 (6.62%) XenApp
2 10 (6.62%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (33.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.28%) Citrix
3 10 (6.62%) VMware
4 8 (5.30%) Xamarin
5 7 (4.64%) Perforce
6 6 (3.97%) Oracle
7 4 (2.65%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.99%) EMC
8 3 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.32%) Sage
10 1 (0.66%) Altiris
10 1 (0.66%) Capita
10 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.66%) Tableau
10 1 (0.66%) ESRI
10 1 (0.66%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.66%) Cognos
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