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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 125 162 91
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -71
Permanent jobs citing VB 61 46 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.64% 1.14% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.20% 2.37% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 54 28 107
Average salary £36,000 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1905 1945 2027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 51.18% 48.22% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1630 1830
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Southampton +20 15 £38,000 +8.57% 2
Waterlooville - 11 £22,500 -
Havant +4 8 £49,000 +30.66% 1
Eastleigh - 6 £25,000 - 1
Portsmouth +22 5 £42,500 +41.66%
Basingstoke +23 3 £44,000 +17.33%
Fareham +16 2 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Gosport -3 2 £27,500 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 85 (70.25%) .NET
2 70 (57.85%) C#
3 62 (51.24%) ASP.NET
4 60 (49.59%) SQL Server
5 56 (46.28%) SQL
6 54 (44.63%) VB.NET
7 53 (43.80%) JavaScript
7 53 (43.80%) HTML
8 51 (42.15%) CSS
9 41 (33.88%) VB6
10 35 (28.93%) Microsoft
11 33 (27.27%) jQuery
12 28 (23.14%) Windows
12 28 (23.14%) Finance
13 26 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (15.70%) Oracle
15 17 (14.05%) MS Excel
16 16 (13.22%) XML
16 16 (13.22%) XSLT
16 16 (13.22%) Retail
17 15 (12.40%) HTML5
17 15 (12.40%) C
17 15 (12.40%) T-SQL
18 14 (11.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 14 (11.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 13 (10.74%) SQL Server 2008
19 13 (10.74%) HP
19 13 (10.74%) MVC
20 12 (9.92%) SQL Server 2000
20 12 (9.92%) VMware

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (1.65%) Documentum
1 2 (1.65%) WordPress
2 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.83%) CMS
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (14.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (6.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) Internet
2 4 (3.31%) HTTP
3 2 (1.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (49.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (11.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (10.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (9.92%) SQL Server 2000
4 12 (9.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.61%) MySQL
6 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.13%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (4.13%) MS Access
8 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) LoadRunner
2 9 (7.44%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.13%) Subversion
5 4 (3.31%) HP UFT
6 3 (2.48%) JIRA
7 2 (1.65%) MSI
7 2 (1.65%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 28 (23.14%) Finance
2 16 (13.22%) Retail
3 8 (6.61%) Back Office
4 2 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 68 (56.20%) Developer
2 43 (35.54%) Software Developer
3 23 (19.01%) .NET Developer
4 20 (16.53%) Analyst
5 13 (10.74%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.26%) Support Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) Applications Support
6 10 (8.26%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.26%) VB.NET Developer
7 9 (7.44%) Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Performance Tester
8 8 (6.61%) Windows Server Specialist
8 8 (6.61%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 8 (6.61%) Server Specialist
8 8 (6.61%) Senior Performance Tester
8 8 (6.61%) Senior Tester
8 8 (6.61%) Tester
9 7 (5.79%) Help Desk Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (70.25%) .NET
2 62 (51.24%) ASP.NET
3 53 (43.80%) HTML
4 51 (42.15%) CSS
5 33 (27.27%) jQuery
6 16 (13.22%) XML
6 16 (13.22%) XSLT
7 15 (12.40%) HTML5
8 11 (9.09%) Classic ASP
9 8 (6.61%) WinForms
10 6 (4.96%) .NET Framework
10 6 (4.96%) JSON
11 5 (4.13%) Web Services
12 4 (3.31%) WPF
13 3 (2.48%) LINQ
13 3 (2.48%) Apache Flex
13 3 (2.48%) Ajax
13 3 (2.48%) CSS3
14 2 (1.65%) JPA
14 2 (1.65%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Clustering
2 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.13%) Cryptography
4 4 (3.31%) Statistics
4 4 (3.31%) Replication
5 2 (1.65%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.65%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.14%) Windows
2 11 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (8.26%) Android
3 10 (8.26%) Apple iOS
4 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (6.61%) Windows 7
4 8 (6.61%) Windows 2000
4 8 (6.61%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.96%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.48%) UNIX
7 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (10.74%) MVC
3 12 (9.92%) Performance Testing
4 8 (6.61%) Software Testing
4 8 (6.61%) Procure-to-pay
4 8 (6.61%) Software Engineering
4 8 (6.61%) E-business
4 8 (6.61%) People Management
5 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (5.79%) CRM
5 7 (5.79%) Line Management
5 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (5.79%) Software Architecture
6 6 (4.96%) Unit Testing
6 6 (4.96%) Web Application Development
6 6 (4.96%) PRINCE2
6 6 (4.96%) Configuration Management
6 6 (4.96%) Validation
7 5 (4.13%) SDLC
8 4 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (57.85%) C#
2 56 (46.28%) SQL
3 54 (44.63%) VB.NET
4 53 (43.80%) JavaScript
5 41 (33.88%) VB6
6 15 (12.40%) T-SQL
6 15 (12.40%) C
7 12 (9.92%) VBA
8 11 (9.09%) VBScript
9 10 (8.26%) Java
9 10 (8.26%) C++
10 4 (3.31%) Delphi
10 4 (3.31%) PHP
10 4 (3.31%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.31%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 4 (3.31%) Pascal
10 4 (3.31%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.48%) Python
12 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (4.96%) SC Cleared
1 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.48%) MCAD
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.83%) Degree
4 1 (0.83%) HND
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.61%) VMware ESX
1 8 (6.61%) XenApp
1 8 (6.61%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (5.79%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.31%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 35 (28.93%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.70%) Oracle
3 13 (10.74%) HP
4 12 (9.92%) Citrix
4 12 (9.92%) VMware
5 4 (3.31%) Capita
5 4 (3.31%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.48%) Perforce
7 2 (1.65%) EMC
7 2 (1.65%) Altiris
8 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
Eastleigh, Hampshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Fareham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £36,923 to £48,767 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago