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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 42 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB 17 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 6.72% 1.69% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.81% 2.94% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 20
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
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
193 102 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 76.28% 57.30% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 181 99 119
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,775 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
1 31 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 31 (100.00%) CSS
2 30 (96.77%) VB6
2 30 (96.77%) XML
2 30 (96.77%) XSLT
2 30 (96.77%) jQuery
3 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
4 21 (67.74%) Finance
5 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (35.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (35.48%) VB.NET
6 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
6 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (29.03%) Windows
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (9.68%) MCAD
10 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
10 2 (6.45%) COM
11 1 (3.23%) HND
11 1 (3.23%) C
11 1 (3.23%) CMS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
2 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2000
2 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (67.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) Software Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Software Developer
4 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
5 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Programmer
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 31 (100.00%) CSS
2 30 (96.77%) XML
2 30 (96.77%) XSLT
2 30 (96.77%) jQuery
3 2 (6.45%) COM
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 30 (96.77%) VB6
3 11 (35.48%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.68%) MCAD
2 1 (3.23%) HND
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) Sitecore