The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hungerford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 10 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hungerford 9.84% 35.71% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.15% 45.45% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £48,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +45.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hungerford region.

Programming Languages Category
Hungerford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hungerford 21.31% 78.57% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 10
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hungerford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Hungerford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Hungerford

VB
Salary Trend in Hungerford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Hungerford region.

VB Salary Trend in Hungerford

VB
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hungerford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hungerford 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 10 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 5 (50.00%) OOD
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 3 (30.00%) XHTML
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Automotive
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hungerford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hungerford 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) XHTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
1 5 (50.00%) OOD
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle