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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 84 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 24 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.69% 1.66% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 3.36% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 12
Average salary £40,375 £34,250 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.88% -10.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £41,250 £42,500
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
612 566 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 43.22% 49.39% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 531 502 484
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 20 (60.61%) C#
3 18 (54.55%) Java
3 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 14 (42.42%) .NET
4 14 (42.42%) T-SQL
5 13 (39.39%) Finance
6 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (30.30%) VBA
7 10 (30.30%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (30.30%) Data Mining
8 9 (27.27%) ETL
8 9 (27.27%) ERP
8 9 (27.27%) Retail
8 9 (27.27%) Data Analysis
8 9 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
8 9 (27.27%) Data Conversion
8 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
9 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
9 8 (24.24%) Windows
9 8 (24.24%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (24.24%) Oracle
9 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
9 8 (24.24%) HTML
10 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
10 7 (21.21%) J2EE
10 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
10 7 (21.21%) Microsoft

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (21.21%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) SAS
2 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) SPSS
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (30.30%) Data Mining
3 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
4 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.03%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.03%) OLAP
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) ProC
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
2 15 (45.45%) Developer
3 11 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Business Systems Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Support Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Software Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Deployment Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) J2EE
4 6 (18.18%) WCF
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) Ajax
6 4 (12.12%) Web Services
6 4 (12.12%) WinForms
6 4 (12.12%) jQuery
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (9.09%) Silverlight
8 2 (6.06%) WPF
9 1 (3.03%) HTML5
9 1 (3.03%) MDX
9 1 (3.03%) JSP
9 1 (3.03%) Struts
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (27.27%) Data Conversion
3 5 (15.15%) Statistics
3 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Neural Network
5 1 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (27.27%) ERP
2 9 (27.27%) ETL
2 9 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
3 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Workflow
5 2 (6.06%) MVVM
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Stochastic Modelling
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.03%) Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Time Series Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.03%) Coaching
6 1 (3.03%) Linear Programming
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 20 (60.61%) C#
3 18 (54.55%) Java
4 14 (42.42%) T-SQL
5 10 (30.30%) VBA
6 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
7 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.21%) VB6
8 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
8 6 (18.18%) C
9 5 (15.15%) C++
10 1 (3.03%) VBScript
10 1 (3.03%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.03%) BladeLogic
1 1 (3.03%) WSUS
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Symantec
4 2 (6.06%) Remedy
4 2 (6.06%) Telerik
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
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