The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thame region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 15 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 3.85% - 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% - 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Thame
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 88.46% 66.67% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 18
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Thame

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Thame

VB
Salary Trend in Thame

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

VB Salary Trend in Thame

VB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Thame

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Thame 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Thame by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Thame 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP