The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 86 117 39
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -78
Permanent jobs citing VB 34 11 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.23% 0.61% 5.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.99% 0.88% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 84
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £77,250 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
852 1249 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 55.83% 69.35% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 717 1125 926
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury - 5 £22,500 -
Oxford +5 3 £45,000 - 3
Witney - 3 £45,000 - 2
Abingdon - 3 £37,500 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 30 (57.69%) C#
2 26 (50.00%) .NET
3 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET
4 18 (34.62%) .NET Framework
5 15 (28.85%) Web Services
6 13 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (25.00%) Java
6 13 (25.00%) SQL
7 12 (23.08%) Windows
7 12 (23.08%) LIMS
8 11 (21.15%) HTML
8 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (17.31%) VB.NET
9 9 (17.31%) Information Management
10 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (15.38%) VMware
11 7 (13.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (13.46%) Python
11 7 (13.46%) TDD
11 7 (13.46%) Degree
12 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
12 6 (11.54%) Web Development
12 6 (11.54%) Analytics
12 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (11.54%) IBM Notes
12 6 (11.54%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (11.54%) Linux
12 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (11.54%) IBM Notes
1 6 (11.54%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.85%) VoIP
2 2 (3.85%) DHCP
2 2 (3.85%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 7 (13.46%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Software Developer
3 12 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) IT Support
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Lead Developer
7 6 (11.54%) C# Developer
8 5 (9.62%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Information Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (5.77%) C# Programmer
9 3 (5.77%) Programmer
10 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Test Manager
10 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.85%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.00%) .NET
2 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET
3 18 (34.62%) .NET Framework
4 15 (28.85%) Web Services
5 11 (21.15%) HTML
6 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (9.62%) CSS
7 5 (9.62%) WCF
7 5 (9.62%) WinForms
8 4 (7.69%) ODBC
8 4 (7.69%) ActiveX
8 4 (7.69%) Entity Framework
8 4 (7.69%) REST
9 3 (5.77%) Middleware
9 3 (5.77%) ADO.NET
10 2 (3.85%) XML
10 2 (3.85%) WPF
10 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) LIMS
2 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) Economics
5 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Information Management
2 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.46%) TDD
4 6 (11.54%) MVC
4 6 (11.54%) Web Development
4 6 (11.54%) Analytics
5 5 (9.62%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (9.62%) Scrum
5 5 (9.62%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.77%) Release Management
7 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.85%) OO
8 2 (3.85%) Test Management
8 2 (3.85%) Use Case
8 2 (3.85%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.85%) Keyword-Driven Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) C#
2 13 (25.00%) Java
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) VB.NET
4 7 (13.46%) Python
5 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.69%) VBScript
6 4 (7.69%) VB6
6 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.85%) C
8 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.92%) VBA
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (15.38%) VMware
3 6 (11.54%) IBM
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Lotus
4 5 (9.62%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (3.85%) Symantec
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