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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 88 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB 18 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.20% 1.49% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.80% 3.15% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 20
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £28,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £40,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
643 572 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 42.95% 47.47% 52.45%
Number of salaries quoted 562 518 578
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,250 £23,500
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 July 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 16 (47.06%) .NET
3 15 (44.12%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) C#
3 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
4 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 10 (29.41%) HTML
6 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
6 9 (26.47%) ERP
6 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (26.47%) Symantec
6 9 (26.47%) Finance
6 9 (26.47%) Degree
6 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 8 (23.53%) Oracle
7 8 (23.53%) Windows
7 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
8 7 (20.59%) J2EE
8 7 (20.59%) VBA
8 7 (20.59%) Data Modelling
8 7 (20.59%) Data Mining
8 7 (20.59%) ETL
8 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
8 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
8 7 (20.59%) Performance Tuning

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (20.59%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DHCP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (20.59%) Data Mining
2 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) ProC
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Business Systems Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Business Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
3 7 (20.59%) J2EE
4 4 (11.76%) WCF
5 3 (8.82%) Silverlight
5 3 (8.82%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) EDI
6 2 (5.88%) WinForms
6 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) WPF
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) JSP
7 1 (2.94%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) Data Conversion
3 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) Statistics
3 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ERP
1 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (20.59%) Data Modelling
2 7 (20.59%) ETL
2 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
2 7 (20.59%) Data Cleansing
2 7 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) SDLC
3 2 (5.88%) MVVM
3 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.88%) Data Transformation
3 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.88%) Workflow
4 1 (2.94%) Scrum
4 1 (2.94%) Service Management
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL
4 1 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 15 (44.12%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
4 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 7 (20.59%) VBA
6 5 (14.71%) VB6
7 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.76%) C++
8 3 (8.82%) C
8 3 (8.82%) VBScript
9 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) MCP
2 2 (5.88%) MCSA
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCTS
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (8.82%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) Symantec
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle
4 3 (8.82%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) Remedy
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) Telerik
5 2 (5.88%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
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