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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 94 101 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -63
Permanent jobs citing VB 19 20 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.37% 1.18% 5.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 1.76% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 89
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £37,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £75,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +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
776 1137 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 56.03% 66.96% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 662 980 933
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 March 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 March 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
Abingdon - 4 £37,500 -
Banbury - 2 £22,500 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (42.86%) C#
1 15 (42.86%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
2 11 (31.43%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 10 (28.57%) LIMS
4 8 (22.86%) Information Management
4 8 (22.86%) Web Services
4 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (20.00%) Python
6 6 (17.14%) IBM Notes
6 6 (17.14%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (17.14%) Windows
6 6 (17.14%) Linux
6 6 (17.14%) Lotus
6 6 (17.14%) IBM
6 6 (17.14%) Java
6 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
6 6 (17.14%) VMware
6 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (17.14%) Analytics
6 6 (17.14%) Web Development
6 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (14.29%) Degree
7 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (14.29%) Business Objects
7 5 (14.29%) Microsoft

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (17.14%) IBM Notes
1 6 (17.14%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Software Developer
3 10 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 9 (25.71%) Data Analyst
5 8 (22.86%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
5 8 (22.86%) IT Support
6 6 (17.14%) Lead Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Information Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.71%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.71%) Graduate
8 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
3 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 8 (22.86%) Web Services
5 4 (11.43%) HTML
6 2 (5.71%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) WPF
7 1 (2.86%) RESTful
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) LIMS
2 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.43%) Economics
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
5 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Information Management
2 6 (17.14%) Web Development
2 6 (17.14%) Analytics
3 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (5.71%) Release Management
4 2 (5.71%) OOP
4 2 (5.71%) OO
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) MVC
4 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 1 (2.86%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) C#
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (17.14%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.57%) C
6 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.71%) VBA
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
2 6 (17.14%) IBM
2 6 (17.14%) Lotus
3 5 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago