The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Winchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 0.60% 9.73% 4.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 16.13% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 10
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
109 155 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 65.27% 60.31% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 106 149 94
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Hampshire

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 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) VB6
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) MCAD
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) COM
5 1 (16.67%) DCOM

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) COM
5 1 (16.67%) DCOM
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) VB6
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCAD
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com