The table below looks at the statistics for MapBasic skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MapBasic over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MapInfo MapBasic
Rank 903 891 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing MapBasic 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.003% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.014% 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £36,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 - -

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57752 59369 62807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.14% 53.48% 54.59%
Number of salaries quoted 49417 50671 55273
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MapBasic
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MapBasic within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

MapBasic Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MapBasic
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MapBasic within the UK.

MapBasic Salary Trend in the UK

MapBasic
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MapBasic over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 within the UK.

MapBasic Salary Histogram in the UK

MapBasic
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MapBasic within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 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
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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
England -38 8 £36,000 -34.54%
South East -7 5 £36,000 -
Winchester - 5 £36,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £36,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £25,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £25,000 -

MapBasic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MapBasic 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 MapBasic.

1 7 (70.00%) Mapinfo
1 7 (70.00%) C
1 7 (70.00%) Fortran
1 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) GIS
1 7 (70.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) OLE
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) ActiveX
2 3 (30.00%) DTS
2 3 (30.00%) Ingres
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (30.00%) ADO
2 3 (30.00%) COM
2 3 (30.00%) ODBC
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (30.00%) DAO
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) Degree

MapBasic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MapBasic 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 MapBasic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (30.00%) DTS
1 3 (30.00%) Ingres
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Web Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Applications Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Trainee Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Trainee Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Trainee
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ADO
2 3 (30.00%) COM
2 3 (30.00%) ODBC
2 3 (30.00%) ActiveX
2 3 (30.00%) OLE
2 3 (30.00%) DAO
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
1 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
1 7 (70.00%) Fortran
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Mapinfo
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft