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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 103 118
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15  
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.56% 1.01% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 2.03% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 12
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.57% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 740 838 984
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 52.15% 49.94% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 635 715 818
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 5 £28,000 -41.05%
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
3 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (25.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (25.00%) Node.js
5 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (25.00%) VBA
5 3 (25.00%) SQL

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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (16.67%) MS Access
4 2 (16.67%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (16.67%) QlikView
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) French Language
1 2 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (33.33%) WCF
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (25.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) LINQ
5 2 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
6 1 (8.33%) WinForms
6 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) B2B
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) E-Procurement
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Market Research
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) Tcl
5 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) UAG
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy
2 1 (8.33%) VMware