Period
to 24 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 225 227 217
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 -41
Permanent jobs citing VB 30 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.47% 0.68% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 1.15% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 29
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,856
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +12.27% -10.93%
10th Percentile £22,125 £36,250 £28,700
90th Percentile £49,375 £47,500 £65,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,877 4,088 3,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 60.54% 58.93% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,342 3,682 2,986
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Hampshire

VB
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for VB in Hampshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VB in Hampshire

VB
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 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
Portsmouth +13 16 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Southampton +16 6 £30,500 -23.75% 3
Basingstoke -9 3 £25,000 -42.53%
Fareham +21 1 £52,500 +64.06% 2
Andover -6 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 25 (83.33%) C#
2 24 (80.00%) .NET
3 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
4 13 (43.33%) SQL
5 11 (36.67%) SDLC
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 9 (30.00%) Oracle
7 9 (30.00%) Windows
7 9 (30.00%) Degree
8 8 (26.67%) Linux
9 6 (20.00%) HTML
9 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.67%) jQuery
10 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 5 (16.67%) CSS
10 5 (16.67%) VoIP
11 4 (13.33%) MVC
11 4 (13.33%) C++
11 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
11 4 (13.33%) HTML5
12 3 (10.00%) Node.js
12 3 (10.00%) CSS3
12 3 (10.00%) TypeScript
12 3 (10.00%) React
12 3 (10.00%) webpack
12 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
12 3 (10.00%) WCF
12 3 (10.00%) Retail
12 3 (10.00%) VB6

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Power BI
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) webpack
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
General
1 3 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) Software Developer
3 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 9 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (26.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (26.67%) VB Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Junior
6 4 (13.33%) Junior Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.33%) C# Application Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Graduate C# Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (16.67%) CSS
3 5 (16.67%) jQuery
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.00%) CSS3
5 3 (10.00%) Node.js
5 3 (10.00%) React
5 3 (10.00%) WCF
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) WPF
7 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.33%) COM
7 1 (3.33%) MFC
7 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.33%) STL
7 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) AIX
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) SDLC
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) MVC
4 3 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (6.67%) Android Development
5 2 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.67%) IT Strategy
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Presales
5 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) NsoIT
6 1 (3.33%) Scrum
6 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.00%) VB6
5 3 (10.00%) VBScript
6 2 (6.67%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.67%) VBA
7 1 (3.33%) F#
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) MCSA
4 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) Borland
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Juniper