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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 103 80 66
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.41% 1.26% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 2.65% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 38
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £41,500 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
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
695 567 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.21% 47.57% 55.60%
Number of salaries quoted 619 507 643
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) .NET
3 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
4 10 (43.48%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) HTML
5 9 (39.13%) Java
5 9 (39.13%) ERP
5 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (39.13%) Symantec
6 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
7 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
7 7 (30.43%) Retail
7 7 (30.43%) Data Cleansing
7 7 (30.43%) Data Conversion
7 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (30.43%) Finance
7 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (30.43%) Data Mining
7 7 (30.43%) ETL
7 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
7 7 (30.43%) VBA
8 6 (26.09%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (21.74%) Windows
10 3 (13.04%) Remedy
10 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
10 3 (13.04%) HP
10 3 (13.04%) Linux

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (30.43%) Data Mining
3 2 (8.70%) QlikView
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (8.70%) ProC
General
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Business Systems Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Deployment Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) Silverlight
3 2 (8.70%) Ajax
3 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) JSP
3 2 (8.70%) Struts
3 2 (8.70%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (30.43%) Data Conversion
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ERP
1 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
2 7 (30.43%) Data Cleansing
2 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (30.43%) ETL
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Transformation
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 7 (30.43%) VBA
5 3 (13.04%) VBScript
5 3 (13.04%) C++
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) VB6
6 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.70%) C
6 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) MCTS
1 2 (8.70%) MCSA
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (13.04%) WSUS
3 1 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Symantec
3 3 (13.04%) Remedy
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 20 hours ago
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