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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 75 85 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.82% 0.11% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 0.16% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 26
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +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
409 630 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 55.57% 71.51% 56.61%
Number of salaries quoted 350 586 515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 May 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Oxford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) ADO.NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) ADO.NET
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%) DHTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago