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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 98 87 72
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.95% 1.00% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 2.13% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 34
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +16.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £34,806 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £40,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
652 611 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.56% 46.86% 56.11%
Number of salaries quoted 560 534 652
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (84.85%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) .NET
4 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
4 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
5 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (36.36%) C#
6 12 (36.36%) HTML
7 11 (33.33%) Data Mining
7 11 (33.33%) Finance
7 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (30.30%) Java
9 9 (27.27%) ERP
9 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 9 (27.27%) Symantec
9 9 (27.27%) Retail
10 8 (24.24%) VBA
11 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
11 7 (21.21%) ETL
11 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
11 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (21.21%) Data Cleansing
11 7 (21.21%) Data Conversion
12 6 (18.18%) Degree
12 6 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (15.15%) Remedy
13 5 (15.15%) SLA
13 5 (15.15%) Oracle
13 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DHCP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.06%) QlikView
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) MS Access
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (9.09%) ProC
3 2 (6.06%) NUnit
3 2 (6.06%) MSTest
3 2 (6.06%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (6.06%) Moq
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Business Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Deployment Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Development Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Software Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) HTML5
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.09%) JSP
3 3 (9.09%) Struts
3 3 (9.09%) Ajax
3 3 (9.09%) Silverlight
4 2 (6.06%) Spring.NET
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.06%) WCF
4 2 (6.06%) WPF
4 2 (6.06%) EDI
4 2 (6.06%) WinForms
4 2 (6.06%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (6.06%) Ninject
4 2 (6.06%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Data Conversion
3 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (6.06%) Tandem
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (27.27%) ERP
3 7 (21.21%) ETL
3 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
3 7 (21.21%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Kanban
7 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (6.06%) MVVM
7 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
7 2 (6.06%) Data Transformation
7 2 (6.06%) Service Management
7 2 (6.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) VBA
5 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
6 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
7 4 (12.12%) VBScript
7 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
7 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.12%) C++
8 3 (9.09%) C
8 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 3 (9.09%) VB6
9 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) MCP
2 2 (6.06%) MCSA
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCTS
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (12.12%) WSUS
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 2 (6.06%) BladeLogic
3 2 (6.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) Symantec
3 5 (15.15%) Remedy
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
4 4 (12.12%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Jaspersoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45K + benefits + flexible workin
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £37000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago