The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 64 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.08% 0.94% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% 1.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £31,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 265 300 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 56.99% 56.29% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 237 263 198
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Basingstoke

VB
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for VB in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for VB.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (75.00%) VBScript
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (75.00%) Open Source
3 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 10
4 8 (66.67%) SCCM
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) MySQL
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Infoflex
7 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) VBA
7 1 (8.33%) .NET

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Windows 10
1 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (75.00%) VBScript
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 8 (66.67%) SCCM
1 8 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Infoflex
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat