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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 112 129 104
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB 75 59 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.02% 1.53% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.87% 3.25% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71 55 79
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
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
1938 1816 1971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.10% 47.12% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1749 1623 1681
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £50,000 £52,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -5 22 £40,000 -
Portsmouth +3 15 £44,500 +11.25%
Fareham +15 10 £37,500 +11.11%
Gosport +9 10 £35,000 +16.66%
Southampton -10 7 £32,000 +28.00% 4
Havant +7 2 £32,500 -12.16% 1
Fordingbridge - 2 £40,000 - 1
Petersfield -8 1 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Andover -14 1 £37,500 -6.25%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 130 (85.53%) .NET
2 107 (70.39%) C#
3 101 (66.45%) ASP.NET
4 89 (58.55%) SQL Server
5 79 (51.97%) SQL
6 68 (44.74%) JavaScript
7 63 (41.45%) VB.NET
8 58 (38.16%) HTML
8 58 (38.16%) Microsoft
9 52 (34.21%) CSS
10 49 (32.24%) Windows
11 34 (22.37%) XML
11 34 (22.37%) VB6
12 32 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (17.76%) jQuery
13 27 (17.76%) C++
13 27 (17.76%) SharePoint
14 26 (17.11%) PHP
15 25 (16.45%) C
16 24 (15.79%) Python
16 24 (15.79%) MS Access
16 24 (15.79%) Degree
17 23 (15.13%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (15.13%) Finance
18 22 (14.47%) XSLT
19 21 (13.82%) Active Directory
19 21 (13.82%) Office 365
20 20 (13.16%) Computer Science
20 20 (13.16%) T-SQL
20 20 (13.16%) Java

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (17.76%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.55%) WordPress
3 3 (1.97%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.97%) Documentum
4 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.32%) IIS
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 19 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.89%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (58.55%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.79%) MS Access
3 23 (15.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (9.21%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (9.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.95%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.32%) FileMaker
7 2 (1.32%) QlikView
8 1 (0.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 10 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.26%) NUnit
3 5 (3.29%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.29%) Selenium
4 4 (2.63%) JIRA
4 4 (2.63%) ProC
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.97%) TestLink
5 3 (1.97%) Moq
5 3 (1.97%) MSTest
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.32%) Toad
6 2 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 23 (15.13%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Back Office
3 8 (5.26%) Advertising
4 3 (1.97%) Military
5 2 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 109 (71.71%) Developer
2 40 (26.32%) Software Developer
3 39 (25.66%) .NET Developer
4 22 (14.47%) DBA
5 20 (13.16%) Analyst
6 16 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (9.87%) SQL DBA
8 14 (9.21%) SQL Server DBA
9 13 (8.55%) C# Developer
9 13 (8.55%) Web Developer
10 11 (7.24%) Applications Developer
10 11 (7.24%) Programmer
10 11 (7.24%) Server Analyst
10 11 (7.24%) SQL Server Analyst
11 8 (5.26%) Windows Server Specialist
11 8 (5.26%) Server Specialist
11 8 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 8 (5.26%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.61%) Administrator
12 7 (4.61%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (85.53%) .NET
2 101 (66.45%) ASP.NET
3 58 (38.16%) HTML
4 52 (34.21%) CSS
5 34 (22.37%) XML
6 27 (17.76%) jQuery
7 22 (14.47%) XSLT
8 9 (5.92%) Classic ASP
8 9 (5.92%) WCF
9 8 (5.26%) WPF
9 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (5.26%) Castle Windsor
9 8 (5.26%) Web Services
10 7 (4.61%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.29%) NHibernate
11 5 (3.29%) Lucene
11 5 (3.29%) Lucene.Net
11 5 (3.29%) LINQ
12 4 (2.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.89%) Replication
3 9 (5.92%) GIS
3 9 (5.92%) Cryptography
4 8 (5.26%) Clustering
5 3 (1.97%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.97%) Smartcard
5 3 (1.97%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.97%) Open Source
5 3 (1.97%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.32%) Life Science
6 2 (1.32%) Blog
6 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.32%) NHS
7 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (32.24%) Windows
2 18 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (11.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 8 (5.26%) Windows 2000
3 8 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 6 (3.95%) Solaris
4 6 (3.95%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.95%) UNIX
4 6 (3.95%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 19 (12.50%) CRM
3 14 (9.21%) TDD
4 12 (7.89%) Scrum
5 10 (6.58%) MVC
5 10 (6.58%) Web Development
5 10 (6.58%) Web Application Development
6 8 (5.26%) Kanban
6 8 (5.26%) MVVM
6 8 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (4.61%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.95%) PRINCE2
8 6 (3.95%) Process Management
8 6 (3.95%) Change Management
8 6 (3.95%) Business Analysis
9 5 (3.29%) BDD
9 5 (3.29%) Scrum-ban
9 5 (3.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (70.39%) C#
2 79 (51.97%) SQL
3 68 (44.74%) JavaScript
4 63 (41.45%) VB.NET
5 34 (22.37%) VB6
6 27 (17.76%) C++
7 26 (17.11%) PHP
8 25 (16.45%) C
9 24 (15.79%) Python
10 20 (13.16%) T-SQL
10 20 (13.16%) Java
11 13 (8.55%) VBScript
12 11 (7.24%) PL/SQL
13 6 (3.95%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 5 (3.29%) Pascal
14 5 (3.29%) Objective-C
14 5 (3.29%) VBA
14 5 (3.29%) Delphi
15 4 (2.63%) VC++
16 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (15.79%) Degree
2 7 (4.61%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.61%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.32%) MCAD
4 2 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.55%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (13.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 8 (5.26%) XenApp
2 8 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (38.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.89%) Oracle
3 9 (5.92%) Citrix
4 8 (5.26%) VMware
5 5 (3.29%) Perforce
5 5 (3.29%) Xamarin
5 5 (3.29%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.97%) EMC
8 2 (1.32%) Cognos
8 2 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.32%) Sage
8 2 (1.32%) Tableau
9 1 (0.66%) Capita
9 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.66%) ESRI
Southampton, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + on-call
Posted: 5 days ago
Fordingbridge
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago