The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 76 73 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Permanent jobs citing VB 17 14 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.46% 1.24% 4.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 2.37% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 43
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £42,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
571 590 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.01% 52.44% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 509 520 379
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Buckinghamshire

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 23 July 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) .NET
3 10 (33.33%) Windows
4 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 8 (26.67%) C#
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle
5 7 (23.33%) Aerospace
6 6 (20.00%) Finance
6 6 (20.00%) VB6
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (20.00%) C++
6 6 (20.00%) Java
6 6 (20.00%) VBScript
6 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
8 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
8 4 (13.33%) MS Access
8 4 (13.33%) UNIX
8 4 (13.33%) SAP
8 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 3 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (10.00%) Linux
9 3 (10.00%) Windows XP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.67%) FileNet
3 1 (3.33%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) AWD
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MS Access
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.67%) DB2
5 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.33%) Base SAS
5 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (6.67%) WinRunner
3 2 (6.67%) QARun
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.33%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (3.33%) JMeter
4 1 (3.33%) LabVIEW
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (23.33%) Aerospace
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Programmer
3 5 (16.67%) VB Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) VB Programmer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Report Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) J2EE
2 3 (10.00%) SOAP
2 3 (10.00%) Struts
2 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (10.00%) Spring
2 3 (10.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) Flash
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.67%) EMC Centera
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) UNIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) AIX
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (10.00%) Time Management
2 3 (10.00%) Workflow
2 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Change Control
3 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Data Validation
4 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.33%) BDD
4 1 (3.33%) Service Management
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) C++
3 6 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) VBScript
3 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (20.00%) VB6
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) C
6 1 (3.33%) VBA
6 1 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) MCP
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) ARCserve
1 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) SAP
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) EMC
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Symantec
4 2 (6.67%) Remedy
4 2 (6.67%) Kofax
4 2 (6.67%) ReadSoft
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Computacenter
5 1 (3.33%) Altera
5 1 (3.33%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago