The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 42 21
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester - 1.09% 10.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.49% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 26
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Winchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 134 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 78.49% 73.22% 62.79%
Number of salaries quoted 120 133 157
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

VB
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

VB Salary Trend in Winchester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) VB6
2 16 (94.12%) XML
2 16 (94.12%) XSLT
2 16 (94.12%) jQuery
3 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) Finance
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) MCAD
7 3 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (11.76%) COM
8 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.88%) HND
9 1 (5.88%) CMS
9 1 (5.88%) C

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2000
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Software Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) XML
2 16 (94.12%) XSLT
2 16 (94.12%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) COM
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (94.12%) VB6
3 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCAD
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore