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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 86 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB 28 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.00% 1.32% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.09% 2.68% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 16
Average salary £40,250 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,600 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,950 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
684 560 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.75% 49.17% 47.77%
Number of salaries quoted 577 481 399
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 2 September 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 22 (64.71%) C#
1 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 21 (61.76%) SQL
3 19 (55.88%) Java
4 16 (47.06%) .NET
5 15 (44.12%) T-SQL
5 15 (44.12%) Finance
6 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (29.41%) VBA
7 10 (29.41%) Windows
7 10 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (29.41%) Data Mining
8 9 (26.47%) ETL
8 9 (26.47%) ERP
8 9 (26.47%) Oracle
8 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
8 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (26.47%) Data Cleansing
8 9 (26.47%) Data Conversion
8 9 (26.47%) Retail
8 9 (26.47%) Data Analysis
9 8 (23.53%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) WCF
9 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
9 8 (23.53%) C
9 8 (23.53%) HTML
9 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
9 8 (23.53%) CSS
10 7 (20.59%) Oracle Forms

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (20.59%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) SAS
3 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) SPSS
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (29.41%) Data Mining
3 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
4 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.94%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.94%) OLAP
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.88%) PowerBuilder
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Retail
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Analyst
3 11 (32.35%) Business Analyst
3 11 (32.35%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Business Systems Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 5 (14.71%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
9 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) WCF
2 8 (23.53%) CSS
2 8 (23.53%) HTML
3 7 (20.59%) J2EE
4 5 (14.71%) Web Services
4 5 (14.71%) WinForms
4 5 (14.71%) Ajax
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (14.71%) jQuery
5 3 (8.82%) WPF
5 3 (8.82%) Silverlight
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.94%) MDX
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (26.47%) Data Conversion
3 6 (17.65%) Statistics
3 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.94%) Neural Network
5 1 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (26.47%) ERP
2 9 (26.47%) ETL
2 9 (26.47%) Data Analysis
2 9 (26.47%) Data Cleansing
2 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) MVVM
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Workflow
7 1 (2.94%) Validation
7 1 (2.94%) Scrum
7 1 (2.94%) SOA
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) MVC
7 1 (2.94%) Operations Research
7 1 (2.94%) Web Development
7 1 (2.94%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) C#
2 21 (61.76%) SQL
3 19 (55.88%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) T-SQL
5 10 (29.41%) VBA
6 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
7 8 (23.53%) C
8 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
8 7 (20.59%) C++
8 7 (20.59%) VB6
8 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
9 2 (5.88%) Python
9 2 (5.88%) VBScript
10 1 (2.94%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Telerik
3 2 (5.88%) Northgate
4 1 (2.94%) Symantec
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago