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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 32 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 6.80% 3.17% 6.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.75% 5.06% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £37,200 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,750 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +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 Winchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
160 79 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 77.67% 62.70% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 157 73 72
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,125 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Winchester

VB
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 5 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) XSLT
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) VB6
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
5 8 (50.00%) Finance
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 2 (12.50%) MCAD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
6 3 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) XSLT
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) VB6
2 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCAD
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com