The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 78 79 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 6 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.39% 0.66% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.94% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 30
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £63,750 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
413 637 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.34% 70.54% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 360 581 522
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VB
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

VB Salary Trend in Oxford

VB
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Oxford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Economics
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) DHTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) MVVM
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago