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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 127 128 103
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB 52 70 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.56% 1.80% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% 3.35% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 51 64 69
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,850 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
1950 2092 1661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 58.68% 53.68% 48.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1781 1927 1465
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
Andover +19 13 £30,000 -17.24% 2
Fareham +3 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Farnborough - 5 £50,000 - 1
Basingstoke +14 4 £50,000 +23.45%
Winchester +6 4 £30,000 -40.00%
Aldershot - 4 £42,500 -
Wallington - 4 £26,875 -
Havant -6 3 £42,500 +25.92%
Southampton -7 3 £60,000 +71.42% 2
Portsmouth 0 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Waterlooville - 2 £32,000 -
Alton - 2 £40,000 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 68 (68.69%) .NET
2 55 (55.56%) C#
3 54 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 49 (49.49%) SQL
5 46 (46.46%) VB.NET
6 42 (42.42%) ASP.NET
7 30 (30.30%) Windows
8 28 (28.28%) VB6
9 27 (27.27%) Oracle
10 26 (26.26%) MS Excel
10 26 (26.26%) Degree
11 25 (25.25%) HTML
11 25 (25.25%) JavaScript
11 25 (25.25%) Finance
12 21 (21.21%) WinForms
12 21 (21.21%) CSS
13 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
14 19 (19.19%) jQuery
15 18 (18.18%) Visual Studio
16 17 (17.17%) XML
17 16 (16.16%) Validation
17 16 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (14.14%) Relational Database
18 14 (14.14%) Computer Science
18 14 (14.14%) Subversion
18 14 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (14.14%) MS Access
19 13 (13.13%) HP
19 13 (13.13%) LoadRunner
19 13 (13.13%) C++

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.04%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (4.04%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.03%) WordPress
4 1 (1.01%) CMS
4 1 (1.01%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (26.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (5.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (4.04%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (4.04%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (2.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) Internet
2 4 (4.04%) PABX
3 3 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.14%) MS Access
2 14 (14.14%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (7.07%) MySQL
5 3 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.01%) GIS
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 14 (14.14%) Subversion
3 13 (13.13%) LoadRunner
4 8 (8.08%) Moq
4 8 (8.08%) NUnit
4 8 (8.08%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.03%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.02%) JIRA
7 2 (2.02%) NuGet
8 1 (1.01%) AccuRev
8 1 (1.01%) Firebug
8 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.01%) Grunt
8 1 (1.01%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.01%) Protractor
General
1 25 (25.25%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (67.68%) Developer
2 54 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 25 (25.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 25 (25.25%) C# Developer
4 18 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 18 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
5 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (15.15%) .NET Software Developer
7 14 (14.14%) Senior Developer
8 13 (13.13%) Performance Tester
8 13 (13.13%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 13 (13.13%) Senior Performance Tester
8 13 (13.13%) Senior Tester
8 13 (13.13%) Tester
9 12 (12.12%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
10 11 (11.11%) Applications Developer
10 11 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (9.09%) Junior Developer
11 9 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (68.69%) .NET
2 42 (42.42%) ASP.NET
3 25 (25.25%) HTML
4 21 (21.21%) CSS
4 21 (21.21%) WinForms
5 19 (19.19%) jQuery
6 17 (17.17%) XML
7 12 (12.12%) Ajax
8 11 (11.11%) OLE DB
8 11 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (11.11%) Web Services
9 10 (10.10%) WPF
10 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (9.09%) WCF
11 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 8 (8.08%) NHibernate
12 7 (7.07%) .NET Framework
13 4 (4.04%) HTML5
14 3 (3.03%) Kendo UI
15 2 (2.02%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.14%) Computer Science
3 13 (13.13%) Mobile App
4 11 (11.11%) Client/Server
5 8 (8.08%) Streaming Music
6 4 (4.04%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.04%) Physics
6 4 (4.04%) Replication
7 1 (1.01%) Fintech
7 1 (1.01%) Life Science
7 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.30%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Unix
3 5 (5.05%) Linux
4 3 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.16%) Validation
2 14 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.13%) E-business
3 13 (13.13%) Functional Testing
3 13 (13.13%) MVC
3 13 (13.13%) Performance Testing
3 13 (13.13%) Procure-to-pay
4 11 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 10 (10.10%) Scrum
6 9 (9.09%) BDD
6 9 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.08%) Kanban
7 8 (8.08%) MVVM
7 8 (8.08%) TDD
7 8 (8.08%) Web Application Development
8 7 (7.07%) ERP
9 5 (5.05%) CRM
9 5 (5.05%) OO
9 5 (5.05%) OOP
9 5 (5.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (55.56%) C#
2 49 (49.49%) SQL
3 46 (46.46%) VB.NET
4 28 (28.28%) VB6
5 25 (25.25%) JavaScript
6 13 (13.13%) C++
7 11 (11.11%) VBA
8 10 (10.10%) Java
8 10 (10.10%) PL/SQL
8 10 (10.10%) Python
9 7 (7.07%) T-SQL
10 5 (5.05%) C
11 4 (4.04%) VBScript
12 3 (3.03%) Perl
12 3 (3.03%) PHP
13 1 (1.01%) Delphi
13 1 (1.01%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (1.01%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.01%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.01%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 26 (26.26%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) MCITP
2 4 (4.04%) MCSE
2 4 (4.04%) MCTS
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) MOM
1 4 (4.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (27.27%) Oracle
2 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.13%) HP
4 4 (4.04%) Cisco
5 3 (3.03%) Telerik
6 1 (1.01%) Cognos
6 1 (1.01%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.01%) IBM
6 1 (1.01%) Informatica
6 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.01%) Xamarin
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Maximise Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago