The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 54 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.27% 0.27% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Programming Languages Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
192 201 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 52.32% 53.32% 57.63%
Number of salaries quoted 185 166 208
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

VB
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Newbury region.

VB Salary Trend in Newbury

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) XHTML
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) MS Access
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Sun
5 1 (20.00%) Nortel
5 1 (20.00%) Genesys

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Nortel Periphonics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Sun
1 1 (20.00%) Nortel
1 1 (20.00%) Genesys
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