The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 116 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 96 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.75% 5.24% 3.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 9.30% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 89 62
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £39,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1290 1032 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 69.06% 56.30% 60.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 953 872
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
South East

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VB
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

VB
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -23 9 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Thame -8 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Faringdon - 1 £45,000 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 21 (55.26%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) HTML
3 16 (42.11%) CSS
4 15 (39.47%) Python
4 15 (39.47%) SQL
5 14 (36.84%) VB.NET
6 12 (31.58%) Perl
6 12 (31.58%) CRM
7 11 (28.95%) Solaris
7 11 (28.95%) C++
7 11 (28.95%) LabVIEW
7 11 (28.95%) MATLAB
7 11 (28.95%) Fortran
8 10 (26.32%) XML
9 9 (23.68%) PHP
9 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
9 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
9 9 (23.68%) MVC
10 8 (21.05%) MySQL
10 8 (21.05%) Classic ASP
10 8 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (21.05%) jQuery
11 7 (18.42%) Ruby
11 7 (18.42%) Oracle
11 7 (18.42%) ERP
12 6 (15.79%) SOA
12 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.79%) VBScript
12 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (10.53%) Node.js
4 3 (7.89%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) MySQL
3 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) LabVIEW
2 5 (13.16%) PHPUnit
2 5 (13.16%) Subversion
2 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
3 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 6 (15.79%) Billing
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) .NET Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Head of IT
4 8 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) PHP Programmer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior PHP Programmer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (13.16%) Programmer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.89%) DBA
8 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) HTML
3 16 (42.11%) CSS
4 10 (26.32%) XML
5 8 (21.05%) Classic ASP
5 8 (21.05%) jQuery
6 6 (15.79%) Web Services
6 6 (15.79%) HTML5
7 5 (13.16%) RESTful
7 5 (13.16%) EDI
7 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.16%) SOAP
8 4 (10.53%) LAMP
8 4 (10.53%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (7.89%) Ajax
9 3 (7.89%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (7.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Solaris
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) CRM
2 9 (23.68%) MVC
3 7 (18.42%) ERP
4 6 (15.79%) SOA
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) Web Application Development
6 4 (10.53%) BDD
7 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.89%) Database Tuning
7 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (5.26%) Web Development
9 1 (2.63%) Android Development
9 1 (2.63%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) C#
2 15 (39.47%) Python
2 15 (39.47%) SQL
3 14 (36.84%) VB.NET
4 12 (31.58%) Perl
5 11 (28.95%) C++
5 11 (28.95%) MATLAB
5 11 (28.95%) Fortran
6 9 (23.68%) PHP
6 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
7 7 (18.42%) Ruby
8 6 (15.79%) VBScript
8 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
8 6 (15.79%) VB6
9 5 (13.16%) VBA
9 5 (13.16%) Java
10 4 (10.53%) PHP5
11 3 (7.89%) ActionScript
12 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
12 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
1 5 (13.16%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) Tableau
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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