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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 84 67 20
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -47
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 35 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.06% 2.84% 8.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.20% 5.01% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 92
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% -15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,845 £21,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
635 699 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.89% 56.78% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 554 649 452
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (70.73%) SQL
2 25 (60.98%) .NET
3 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
4 18 (43.90%) C#
5 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
5 16 (39.02%) Finance
6 14 (34.15%) IIS
7 13 (31.71%) VB.NET
8 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
8 12 (29.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (26.83%) VB6
10 10 (24.39%) MS Access
10 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
11 9 (21.95%) VBScript
11 9 (21.95%) Oracle
11 9 (21.95%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
12 8 (19.51%) Workflow
12 8 (19.51%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (19.51%) VBA
12 8 (19.51%) C++
12 8 (19.51%) HTML
12 8 (19.51%) XML
12 8 (19.51%) Windows
12 8 (19.51%) Test Scripting
13 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
13 7 (17.07%) CSS
13 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
13 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
13 7 (17.07%) Project Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (34.15%) IIS
2 6 (14.63%) FileNet
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) MS Access
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (14.63%) DB2
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.44%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (19.51%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.88%) WinRunner
3 2 (4.88%) QARun
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.44%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Financial Institution
2 5 (12.20%) Billing
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Test Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) .NET Developer
5 7 (17.07%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) Applications Developer
7 4 (9.76%) .NET Applications Developer
7 4 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Graduate
8 3 (7.32%) C# Application Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
10 1 (2.44%) VB Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) .NET
2 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
3 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
4 8 (19.51%) HTML
4 8 (19.51%) XML
5 7 (17.07%) CSS
6 4 (9.76%) LINQ
7 3 (7.32%) WebCenter
7 3 (7.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (7.32%) Struts
7 3 (7.32%) J2EE
7 3 (7.32%) WCF
7 3 (7.32%) WPF
7 3 (7.32%) Spring
7 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.32%) WinForms
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (4.88%) SOAP
9 1 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) EMC Centera
2 3 (7.32%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) UNIX
3 5 (12.20%) AIX
3 5 (12.20%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (19.51%) Workflow
2 8 (19.51%) Test Scripting
3 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
3 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.07%) Project Management
3 7 (17.07%) Regression Testing
4 6 (14.63%) Change Management
4 6 (14.63%) MVC
4 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
4 6 (14.63%) CRM
4 6 (14.63%) Release Management
4 6 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (14.63%) Automation Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (12.20%) V-Model
5 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
5 5 (12.20%) ERP
5 5 (12.20%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) SQL
2 18 (43.90%) C#
3 13 (31.71%) VB.NET
4 11 (26.83%) VB6
5 9 (21.95%) VBScript
6 8 (19.51%) VBA
6 8 (19.51%) C++
7 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
8 3 (7.32%) Java
8 3 (7.32%) VC++
9 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.44%) C
9 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Tivoli
1 6 (14.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (4.88%) WSUS
2 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.44%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) Kofax
3 6 (14.63%) ReadSoft
3 6 (14.63%) IBM
3 6 (14.63%) EMC
4 2 (4.88%) Computacenter
4 2 (4.88%) Remedy
5 1 (2.44%) Altera
5 1 (2.44%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago