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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 100 107 101
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.85% 0.97% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 1.52% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 11
Median salary £28,500 £30,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
732 989 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 56.70% 63.97% 59.03%
Number of salaries quoted 640 831 728
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

VB Salary Histogram 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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Wallingford - 4 £31,500 -
Oxford +12 3 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Abingdon - 2 £25,250 - 2
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) ISEB
6 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) Web Development
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
7 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 4 (22.22%) VB6
7 4 (22.22%) Scalability Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
7 4 (22.22%) QA
7 4 (22.22%) Silverlight
7 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (22.22%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
7 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 4 (22.22%) COM

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 3 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MS Access
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Manual Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Manual Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Software Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Support
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Business Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) COM
2 4 (22.22%) Silverlight
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.56%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Scalability Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 3 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Biology
6 1 (5.56%) Chemistry
6 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.56%) Physics
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) VB6
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.11%) VBA
6 2 (11.11%) VBScript
7 1 (5.56%) C
7 1 (5.56%) Delphi
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
7 1 (5.56%) Fortran
7 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.56%) Pascal
7 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Xamarin
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