The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 156 86 109
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +23
Permanent jobs citing VB 41 117 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.04% 2.96% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.15% 5.84% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 110 80
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £23,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £39,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1909 2005 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 48.29% 50.71% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1625 1843 1705
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
South East

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 -4 7 £37,500 +25.00%
Basingstoke +2 5 £35,250 +0.71%
Fareham -18 5 £31,875 +11.84%
Havant -5 4 £34,500 +6.32% 1
Portsmouth -23 4 £30,000 -4.00% 1
Gosport -3 1 - - 3
Farnborough -4 1 £42,500 +11.11%
Winchester -17 1 £40,000 +14.28%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 72 (78.26%) .NET
2 63 (68.48%) C#
3 61 (66.30%) SQL Server
4 54 (58.70%) SQL
5 32 (34.78%) Windows
6 30 (32.61%) CSS
7 29 (31.52%) HTML
7 29 (31.52%) Degree
8 28 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 26 (28.26%) VB.NET
10 25 (27.17%) JavaScript
11 24 (26.09%) IIS
12 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 20 (21.74%) LINQ
14 19 (20.65%) Time Management
15 17 (18.48%) Oracle
16 16 (17.39%) MVC
16 16 (17.39%) Computer Science
17 15 (16.30%) VB6
18 13 (14.13%) Unit Testing
18 13 (14.13%) VBScript
18 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
19 12 (13.04%) Active Directory
20 10 (10.87%) XSLT
20 10 (10.87%) XML
20 10 (10.87%) PHP
20 10 (10.87%) Visual Studio
20 10 (10.87%) WCF
20 10 (10.87%) Security Cleared
21 9 (9.78%) Team Foundation Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 24 (26.09%) IIS
2 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.52%) WordPress
4 5 (5.43%) Node.js
5 3 (3.26%) FileNet
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.09%) Kentico
6 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.52%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) HFM
1 4 (4.35%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (2.17%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Internet
2 3 (3.26%) SMS
3 1 (1.09%) WAN
3 1 (1.09%) LAN
3 1 (1.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (66.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (8.70%) MS Access
3 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.35%) Essbase
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (4.35%) Hyperion Smart View
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.17%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.17%) QlikView
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.09%) Subversion
4 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (6.52%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.26%) Electronics
3 2 (2.17%) Legal
3 2 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Automotive
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (64.13%) Developer
2 25 (27.17%) Software Developer
3 20 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Junior
5 16 (17.39%) Analyst
5 16 (17.39%) Junior Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Applications Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Business Developer
8 9 (9.78%) C# Developer
9 8 (8.70%) DBA
9 8 (8.70%) Junior Software Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Server Analyst
9 8 (8.70%) SQL DBA
9 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Analyst
10 7 (7.61%) SQL Server DBA
11 6 (6.52%) VB.NET Developer
11 6 (6.52%) VB Developer
11 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.52%) VB6 Developer
11 6 (6.52%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (78.26%) .NET
2 30 (32.61%) CSS
3 29 (31.52%) HTML
4 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (21.74%) LINQ
6 10 (10.87%) XSLT
6 10 (10.87%) XML
6 10 (10.87%) WCF
7 8 (8.70%) Web Services
7 8 (8.70%) jQuery
8 7 (7.61%) HTML5
8 7 (7.61%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.52%) Ajax
9 6 (6.52%) WPF
10 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (5.43%) RESTful
11 4 (4.35%) XSD
12 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.52%) Replication
3 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.26%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.26%) Social Media
4 3 (3.26%) Firmware
5 2 (2.17%) EMV
5 2 (2.17%) GIS
5 2 (2.17%) Blog
6 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.09%) PDA
6 1 (1.09%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.09%) Clustering
6 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) W3C
6 1 (1.09%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.78%) Windows
2 8 (8.70%) Android
3 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.26%) Linux
7 2 (2.17%) UNIX
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) Time Management
2 16 (17.39%) MVC
3 13 (14.13%) Unit Testing
4 8 (8.70%) Android Development
5 7 (7.61%) Migration
6 6 (6.52%) TDD
6 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
6 6 (6.52%) BDD
6 6 (6.52%) Data Migration
7 5 (5.43%) Web Application Development
8 4 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (4.35%) Data Management
8 4 (4.35%) Content Management
8 4 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.26%) Document Management
9 3 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.26%) Service Management
9 3 (3.26%) DRM
10 2 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (68.48%) C#
2 54 (58.70%) SQL
3 26 (28.26%) VB.NET
4 25 (27.17%) JavaScript
5 15 (16.30%) VB6
6 13 (14.13%) VBScript
7 10 (10.87%) PHP
8 9 (9.78%) T-SQL
9 7 (7.61%) Python
9 7 (7.61%) C
10 6 (6.52%) Java
10 6 (6.52%) Ruby
10 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
11 5 (5.43%) C++
12 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
13 3 (3.26%) Embedded C
13 3 (3.26%) VBA
14 2 (2.17%) Assembly Language
14 2 (2.17%) Perl
14 2 (2.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 29 (31.52%) Degree
2 10 (10.87%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) CCENT
5 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.09%) MCP
5 1 (1.09%) MCAD
5 1 (1.09%) MCSE
5 1 (1.09%) MCSA
5 1 (1.09%) CCNA
5 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.17%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.09%) HL7
3 1 (1.09%) DICOM
System Software
1 12 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.48%) Oracle
3 6 (6.52%) VMware
4 4 (4.35%) Hyperion
4 4 (4.35%) Informatica
4 4 (4.35%) IBM
5 3 (3.26%) Cognos
5 3 (3.26%) Kofax
5 3 (3.26%) webMethods
6 2 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.17%) Sage
6 2 (2.17%) Citrix
6 2 (2.17%) SAP
6 2 (2.17%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.17%) Tableau
7 1 (1.09%) Mitel
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco
7 1 (1.09%) Avaya
7 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 8 days ago