The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor 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 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 1.49% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Windsor region.

Programming Languages Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 107 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 43.28% 66.88% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 84 30
Average salary £46,250 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.71% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

VB
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

VB Salary Trend in Windsor

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) NUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Web 2.0
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Ext JS
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Moq
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) NUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Moq
3 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Ext JS
3 2 (40.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft