The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 58 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.20% - 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.87% - 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £33,250
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 - £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
267 163 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 65.76% 50.78% 69.83%
Number of salaries quoted 239 155 228
Average salary £41,250 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.13% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VB
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Portsmouth region.

VB Salary Trend in Portsmouth

VB
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) CRM
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
8 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Sage
8 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
8 2 (12.50%) C++
8 2 (12.50%) Data Entry
8 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
9 1 (6.25%) ITIL V2
9 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
9 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Junior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Junior
4 4 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Graduate
4 4 (25.00%) Junior Applications Developer
4 4 (25.00%) CRM Developer
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 2 (12.50%) VB Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) J2SE
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) JSP
5 1 (6.25%) Servlets
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Data Entry
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V2
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Sage
2 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) Kofax
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
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