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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 31 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB 24 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 9.80% 3.77% 7.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.44% 5.66% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £38,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £41,250 £43,050
UK excluding London average salary £35,875 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +4.28%
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
193 106 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 78.78% 66.67% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 188 100 78
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Winchester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (96.00%) VB6
2 24 (96.00%) XML
2 24 (96.00%) XSLT
2 24 (96.00%) jQuery
3 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (64.00%) Finance
5 15 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 15 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (32.00%) Windows
8 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (8.00%) MCAD
10 1 (4.00%) COM
10 1 (4.00%) CMS
10 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (4.00%) Sitecore

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 15 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (8.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Web Programmer
8 1 (4.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (96.00%) XML
2 24 (96.00%) XSLT
2 24 (96.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (96.00%) VB6
3 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCAD
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore