The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 84 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.47% 3.25% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 5.47% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 37 23
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
483 731 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 56.76% 59.38% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 452 638 438
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VB
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VB Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VB.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) C#
3 12 (66.67%) Python
3 12 (66.67%) SAS
3 12 (66.67%) Validation
3 12 (66.67%) Data Management
4 11 (61.11%) Hadoop
4 11 (61.11%) T-SQL
4 11 (61.11%) Big Data
4 11 (61.11%) Dashboard Development
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (38.89%) MCSE
6 7 (38.89%) MySQL
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) MCP
6 7 (38.89%) Perl
6 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
6 7 (38.89%) MCTS
6 7 (38.89%) Teradata
6 7 (38.89%) R
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) XML
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 4 (22.22%) MS Access
8 4 (22.22%) OO
8 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (22.22%) Windows

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Big Data
1 11 (61.11%) Hadoop
2 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) MS Access
General
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Report Developer
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# WCF Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# WPF Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Data Manager
3 4 (22.22%) VB Developer
3 4 (22.22%) WCF Developer
3 4 (22.22%) WPF Developer
3 4 (22.22%) XML Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) WCF
2 4 (22.22%) WPF
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Economics
1 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (5.56%) Statistics
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
1 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Data Management
1 12 (66.67%) Validation
2 11 (61.11%) Dashboard Development
3 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) C#
3 12 (66.67%) Python
4 11 (61.11%) T-SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Perl
5 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
5 7 (38.89%) R
6 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) VBA
8 1 (5.56%) C++
8 1 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) MCP
1 7 (38.89%) MCSE
1 7 (38.89%) MCTS
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Teradata