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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 80 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 16 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.38% 1.58% 2.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.79% 3.32% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 22
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
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
573 452 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.44% 47.68% 45.40%
Number of salaries quoted 494 406 364
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) C#
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
4 9 (29.03%) Windows
4 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
5 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
5 7 (22.58%) Aerospace
5 7 (22.58%) VB6
6 6 (19.35%) MS Access
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle
6 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
6 6 (19.35%) Java
7 5 (16.13%) VBScript
7 5 (16.13%) Finance
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
8 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
8 4 (12.90%) C++
8 4 (12.90%) SAP
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (9.68%) OO
9 3 (9.68%) SOAP
9 3 (9.68%) Struts
9 3 (9.68%) MS Office
9 3 (9.68%) J2EE
9 3 (9.68%) N-Tier

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (9.68%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) MS Access
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (6.45%) QARun
3 2 (6.45%) WinRunner
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
4 1 (3.23%) JMeter
4 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (22.58%) Aerospace
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Programmer
3 5 (16.13%) VB Developer
4 4 (12.90%) VB Programmer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Development Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Development Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Development Team Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Report Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) SOAP
2 3 (9.68%) Struts
2 3 (9.68%) J2EE
2 3 (9.68%) Spring
2 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
2 3 (9.68%) WebCenter
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) Flash
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.45%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) UNIX
3 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.23%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
2 3 (9.68%) OO
2 3 (9.68%) Project Management
2 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
2 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
2 3 (9.68%) Workflow
3 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
3 2 (6.45%) Change Control
3 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
3 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) CAD
4 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) VB6
4 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
4 6 (19.35%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) VBScript
6 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
6 4 (12.90%) C++
7 2 (6.45%) C
8 1 (3.23%) Python
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
1 2 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (6.45%) ARCserve
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Symantec
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Remedy
5 1 (3.23%) Altera
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago