The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Witney region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 39 9
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Witney - 0.93% 22.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.96% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Witney
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 104 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Witney 76.19% 97.20% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 96 26
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Witney

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Witney

VB
Salary Trend in Witney

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

VB Salary Trend in Witney

VB
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Witney

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Witney 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Witney by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Witney 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec