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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 87 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.25% 1.92% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 4.74% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 9
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
618 422 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 59.42% 40.54% 51.13%
Number of salaries quoted 559 358 478
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 42 (79.25%) SQL
2 35 (66.04%) SQL Server
3 31 (58.49%) C#
3 31 (58.49%) Finance
4 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
5 26 (49.06%) SAS
6 23 (43.40%) .NET
6 23 (43.40%) Banking
7 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
8 18 (33.96%) MS Access
9 16 (30.19%) VBA
10 15 (28.30%) T-SQL
10 15 (28.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
10 15 (28.30%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (28.30%) Validation
10 15 (28.30%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (28.30%) Data Quality
11 14 (26.42%) Relational Database
11 14 (26.42%) Data Structures
11 14 (26.42%) Data Analysis
11 14 (26.42%) Base SAS
11 14 (26.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 14 (26.42%) Data Cleansing
11 14 (26.42%) Data Validation
11 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
12 13 (24.53%) C++
13 12 (22.64%) MySQL
13 12 (22.64%) Windows
14 11 (20.75%) Teradata

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 26 (49.06%) SAS
2 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.32%) IIS
4 3 (5.66%) Apache
5 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss
6 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
2 15 (28.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS Project
3 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.89%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (66.04%) SQL Server
2 18 (33.96%) MS Access
3 15 (28.30%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (26.42%) Base SAS
4 14 (26.42%) Relational Database
4 14 (26.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 12 (22.64%) MySQL
6 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.89%) Essbase
8 1 (1.89%) OLAP
8 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) PowerBuilder
General
1 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 23 (43.40%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) SQL Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Data Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.21%) C# Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Risk Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Risk Data Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) SAS Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) SAS Data Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) SAS Developer
7 5 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Service Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Data Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Banking Project Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Product Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (43.40%) .NET
2 9 (16.98%) Silverlight
2 9 (16.98%) WCF
2 9 (16.98%) WPF
3 7 (13.21%) HTML
4 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (7.55%) CSS
6 2 (3.77%) Apache Flex
6 2 (3.77%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.89%) Ajax
7 1 (1.89%) jQuery
7 1 (1.89%) Middleware
7 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Data Structures
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Unix
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.89%) Android
5 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.89%) Solaris
5 1 (1.89%) SUSE
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Validation
2 14 (26.42%) Data Analysis
2 14 (26.42%) Data Cleansing
2 14 (26.42%) Data Validation
3 9 (16.98%) MVVM
4 6 (11.32%) Project Management
5 5 (9.43%) MVC
6 4 (7.55%) Feature Driven Development
6 4 (7.55%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (5.66%) Time Management
8 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.77%) Web Development
9 1 (1.89%) Android Development
9 1 (1.89%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.89%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.89%) OOP
9 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.89%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.89%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) SQL
2 31 (58.49%) C#
3 16 (30.19%) VBA
4 15 (28.30%) T-SQL
5 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
6 13 (24.53%) C++
7 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
8 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
9 4 (7.55%) Java
9 4 (7.55%) VB6
10 3 (5.66%) C
11 2 (3.77%) Python
11 2 (3.77%) VBScript
12 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) MCP
1 11 (20.75%) MCSE
1 11 (20.75%) MCTS
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.30%) Data Quality
1 15 (28.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) Teradata
3 9 (16.98%) Telerik
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Northgate
6 1 (1.89%) Cognos
6 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Unisys
6 1 (1.89%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday