Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 160 140
Rank change year-on-year +31 -20 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB 16 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.68% 0.14% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 0.27% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 22
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £26,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.77% +10.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,500 £36,400 £31,475
90th Percentile £55,625 £55,200 £52,500
South East median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.41% +6.25% -5.88%

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,115 1,468 1,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.53% 52.90% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1,289 1,382
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +2.27%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Buckinghamshire

VB
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for VB in Buckinghamshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Salary histogram for VB in Buckinghamshire

VB
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +22 16 £26,500 -46.46% 1
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (68.75%) Power BI
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (68.75%) Power Platform
3 10 (62.50%) Analytics
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (62.50%) VBA
3 10 (62.50%) Statistical Modelling
3 10 (62.50%) Data Analytics
3 10 (62.50%) Data Analysis
4 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 8 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (31.25%) C#
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) C
8 2 (12.50%) Visualisation

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (6.25%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Power Platform
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Power BI
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (12.50%) QlikView
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Data Analyst
3 8 (50.00%) Junior
3 8 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
3 8 (50.00%) Junior Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Developer
5 1 (6.25%) CAD Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) CAD Support
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Head of Applications
5 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Report Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Report Writer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) EDI
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (62.50%) Analytics
2 10 (62.50%) Data Analysis
2 10 (62.50%) Data Analytics
2 10 (62.50%) Statistical Modelling
3 8 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
3 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) CAD
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) PLM
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) VBA
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) HNC
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Siemens
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau