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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 84 102 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.41% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 0.87% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 11
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,250 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
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
514 689 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 57.49% 47.39% 47.64%
Number of salaries quoted 450 614 514
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VB.

1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) .NET
4 11 (55.00%) Project Management
5 10 (50.00%) HTML
6 9 (45.00%) C#
7 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
7 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) MS Project
8 7 (35.00%) MS Office
8 7 (35.00%) MS Visio
8 7 (35.00%) Web Development
8 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (25.00%) VB6
9 5 (25.00%) Java
9 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
9 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (20.00%) IIS
10 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 4 (20.00%) MS Access
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (20.00%) Finance
10 4 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (20.00%) Feature Driven Development
11 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
11 3 (15.00%) Electronic Patient Records

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 7 (35.00%) MS Project
2 7 (35.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (5.00%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (5.00%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (5.00%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) MS Access
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.00%) DB2
4 1 (5.00%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (5.00%) Essbase
4 1 (5.00%) OLAP
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) VB Developer
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Finance Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) TIBCO Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Economics
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) AIX
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) Web Development
3 4 (20.00%) Feature Driven Development
3 4 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) People Management
5 1 (5.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (25.00%) VB6
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP