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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 104 103 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB 15 22 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.99% 1.25% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 1.95% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 73
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £61,250 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
848 1131 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 55.75% 64.19% 63.74%
Number of salaries quoted 758 985 1236
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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
Oxford +2 4 £22,250 -55.50%
Abingdon - 2 - -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
3 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 17 (45.95%) .NET
4 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
5 13 (35.14%) Java
6 12 (32.43%) Degree
7 11 (29.73%) VB.NET
7 11 (29.73%) MS Office
7 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
7 11 (29.73%) Economics
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
8 10 (27.03%) IBM
9 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
10 8 (21.62%) XML
10 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
10 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
10 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
11 7 (18.92%) Oracle
11 7 (18.92%) Intranet
11 7 (18.92%) C#
11 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
11 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
12 6 (16.22%) Marketing
12 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
12 6 (16.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (16.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (16.22%) Git (software)

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
2 6 (16.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (16.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (16.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (16.22%) IIS
3 4 (10.81%) IBM Notes
3 4 (10.81%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (5.41%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
2 11 (29.73%) MS Office
3 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) OLAP
3 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) QlikView
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
2 4 (10.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Aerospace
3 3 (8.11%) Automotive
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.41%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Graduate
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Data Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Research Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) IT Support
5 4 (10.81%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (8.11%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (8.11%) VB Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Information Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Graduate Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (21.62%) XML
4 6 (16.22%) Struts
4 6 (16.22%) Spring
5 5 (13.51%) COM
5 5 (13.51%) EJB
6 4 (10.81%) Web Services
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.41%) WPF
8 2 (5.41%) ODBC
8 2 (5.41%) ActiveX
8 2 (5.41%) HTML
9 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.70%) RESTful
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
2 11 (29.73%) Economics
3 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
3 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
5 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (13.51%) Statistics
7 1 (2.70%) GIS
7 1 (2.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
3 5 (13.51%) Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) TDD
4 4 (10.81%) Web Development
4 4 (10.81%) Integration Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
4 4 (10.81%) BDD
4 4 (10.81%) Analytics
5 3 (8.11%) CAD
6 2 (5.41%) OOP
6 2 (5.41%) OO
6 2 (5.41%) MVC
6 2 (5.41%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) VB.NET
4 7 (18.92%) C#
5 6 (16.22%) VBScript
6 5 (13.51%) Python
7 3 (8.11%) C
7 3 (8.11%) VB6
7 3 (8.11%) C++
8 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.41%) PHP
8 2 (5.41%) VBA
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) PhD
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) IBM
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle
4 4 (10.81%) Cognos
4 4 (10.81%) Lotus
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.70%) Draytek
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
Oxfordshire
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Oxfordshire
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Posted: 17 days ago