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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 149 77 95
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +18
Permanent jobs citing VB 45 121 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.12% 3.00% 2.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 5.85% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 113 110
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 £25,000 £27,900 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £44,000 £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
1937 2070 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 48.34% 51.33% 45.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1876 1693
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,400 £26,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Basingstoke -5 5 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Southampton -13 5 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Fareham -12 4 £35,000 +22.80%
Portsmouth -28 4 £30,000 -4.00% 1
Farnborough -9 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Havant -5 2 £37,500 +11.19%
Winchester -25 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Gosport - 1 - - 1
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (76.60%) .NET
2 61 (64.89%) C#
2 61 (64.89%) SQL Server
3 56 (59.57%) SQL
4 32 (34.04%) CSS
4 32 (34.04%) Windows
5 31 (32.98%) HTML
5 31 (32.98%) Degree
6 27 (28.72%) JavaScript
6 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
7 25 (26.60%) IIS
8 23 (24.47%) VB.NET
9 22 (23.40%) ASP.NET
10 21 (22.34%) Time Management
11 20 (21.28%) LINQ
12 19 (20.21%) MVC
13 16 (17.02%) VB6
14 15 (15.96%) Computer Science
14 15 (15.96%) Active Directory
14 15 (15.96%) Oracle
14 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
15 13 (13.83%) VBScript
15 13 (13.83%) PHP
16 12 (12.77%) T-SQL
16 12 (12.77%) SharePoint
16 12 (12.77%) WCF
17 11 (11.70%) MS Access
17 11 (11.70%) XML
18 10 (10.64%) XSLT
18 10 (10.64%) Unit Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 25 (26.60%) IIS
2 12 (12.77%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.57%) WordPress
4 5 (5.32%) Node.js
5 3 (3.19%) FileNet
6 2 (2.13%) LiveLink
7 1 (1.06%) Kentico
7 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.57%) MS Visio
3 7 (7.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Hyperion Planning
1 4 (4.26%) HFM
2 2 (2.13%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) Internet
2 3 (3.19%) SMS
3 1 (1.06%) SAN
3 1 (1.06%) LAN
3 1 (1.06%) WAN
3 1 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (64.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) MS Access
3 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.26%) Essbase
6 4 (4.26%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (4.26%) Hyperion Smart View
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.13%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.13%) QlikView
8 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (7.45%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (6.38%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Electronics
3 3 (3.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) Legal
4 2 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 55 (58.51%) Developer
2 23 (24.47%) Software Developer
3 21 (22.34%) Analyst
4 15 (15.96%) .NET Developer
4 15 (15.96%) Junior
5 14 (14.89%) Junior Developer
6 11 (11.70%) Server Analyst
6 11 (11.70%) SQL DBA
6 11 (11.70%) SQL Server Analyst
6 11 (11.70%) DBA
6 11 (11.70%) Applications Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Business Developer
7 10 (10.64%) SQL Server DBA
8 9 (9.57%) C# Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Junior Software Developer
10 6 (6.38%) VB Developer
10 6 (6.38%) VB6 Developer
11 5 (5.32%) Junior Applications Developer
11 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.32%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (76.60%) .NET
2 32 (34.04%) CSS
3 31 (32.98%) HTML
4 22 (23.40%) ASP.NET
5 20 (21.28%) LINQ
6 12 (12.77%) WCF
7 11 (11.70%) XML
8 10 (10.64%) XSLT
9 9 (9.57%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.51%) jQuery
11 7 (7.45%) HTML5
11 7 (7.45%) Web Services
12 5 (5.32%) Ajax
12 5 (5.32%) WPF
12 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (5.32%) RESTful
12 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (4.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.57%) Replication
3 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.19%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.19%) Social Media
4 3 (3.19%) Firmware
5 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.13%) GIS
5 2 (2.13%) EMV
5 2 (2.13%) Blog
6 1 (1.06%) PDA
6 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.06%) W3C
6 1 (1.06%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.06%) Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.06%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.04%) Windows
2 8 (8.51%) Android
2 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.32%) Linux
5 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) Time Management
2 19 (20.21%) MVC
3 10 (10.64%) Unit Testing
4 8 (8.51%) Android Development
5 6 (6.38%) Migration
5 6 (6.38%) BDD
5 6 (6.38%) TDD
6 5 (5.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.32%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.32%) Web Application Development
7 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.26%) Content Management
7 4 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (3.19%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.19%) Document Management
8 3 (3.19%) Data Management
8 3 (3.19%) DRM
8 3 (3.19%) Service Management
9 2 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 61 (64.89%) C#
2 56 (59.57%) SQL
3 27 (28.72%) JavaScript
4 23 (24.47%) VB.NET
5 16 (17.02%) VB6
6 13 (13.83%) VBScript
6 13 (13.83%) PHP
7 12 (12.77%) T-SQL
8 9 (9.57%) Python
9 8 (8.51%) Java
10 7 (7.45%) C
11 6 (6.38%) C++
12 5 (5.32%) Ruby
12 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
13 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
13 4 (4.26%) VBA
14 3 (3.19%) Embedded C
15 2 (2.13%) Embedded C++
15 2 (2.13%) Assembly Language
16 1 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (32.98%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.13%) MCAD
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.06%) CCENT
5 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.06%) ISEB
5 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.06%) MCSE
5 1 (1.06%) MCSA
5 1 (1.06%) HNC
5 1 (1.06%) HND
5 1 (1.06%) MCP
5 1 (1.06%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.57%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) HL7
3 1 (1.06%) DICOM
System Software
1 15 (15.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.96%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) VMware
4 4 (4.26%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.19%) Informatica
5 3 (3.19%) IBM
5 3 (3.19%) webMethods
5 3 (3.19%) Kofax
6 2 (2.13%) SAP
6 2 (2.13%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.13%) Cognos
6 2 (2.13%) Citrix
6 2 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.13%) Sage
6 2 (2.13%) Tableau
7 1 (1.06%) Mitel
7 1 (1.06%) Avaya
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 42k per year + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Otterbourne, Hampshire
Arqiva
Posted: 10 days ago