The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 103 110 104
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.45% 1.44% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 2.39% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 16
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,200 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
794 1170 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 60.02% 60.12% 52.10%
Number of salaries quoted 693 973 717
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon +9 4 £37,500 -16.66%
Oxford +23 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Witney - 1 £32,500 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 13 (68.42%) C#
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
4 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) Ajax
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
7 4 (21.05%) VB6
7 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
7 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (21.05%) C++
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) Electronics
8 3 (15.79%) C
8 3 (15.79%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) VBA
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
8 3 (15.79%) MATLAB
8 3 (15.79%) Python
9 2 (10.53%) MS Access
9 2 (10.53%) PhD
9 2 (10.53%) CSS
9 2 (10.53%) DHCP
9 2 (10.53%) DNS
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) Firmware
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MS Access
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Applications Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Applications Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) Ajax
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
3 2 (10.53%) WPF
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Biology
3 2 (10.53%) Chemistry
3 2 (10.53%) CPLD
3 2 (10.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Neural Network
3 2 (10.53%) Physics
3 2 (10.53%) VHDL
4 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.26%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Bayesian Methods
2 2 (10.53%) Cluster Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Complexity Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Linear Regression
2 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning
2 2 (10.53%) MVC
2 2 (10.53%) OO
2 2 (10.53%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (10.53%) Scrum
2 2 (10.53%) Signal Processing
2 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.53%) Web Development
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) CAD
3 1 (5.26%) MVVM
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) VB6
4 3 (15.79%) C
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) MATLAB
4 3 (15.79%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) VBA
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Firmware
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
1 2 (10.53%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) IBM