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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 143 121
Rank change year-on-year +3 -22  
Permanent jobs citing VB 29 44 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.97% 1.28% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 2.26% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 70
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £31,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1719 1949 1970
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 57.30% 56.81% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1795 1783
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 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
Southampton +26 9 £35,000 -33.33%
Fleet -6 9 £39,000 -17.89% 1
Basingstoke +7 5 £31,500 -37.00%
Winchester +12 3 £30,000 -45.45%
Fareham +10 1 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Portsmouth - 1 £31,000 - 1
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 39 (73.58%) SQL
2 33 (62.26%) Windows
3 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
4 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
5 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
5 25 (47.17%) Windows 7
6 24 (45.28%) Windows 10
7 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
8 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
8 20 (37.74%) Finance
9 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (32.08%) SQL Server 2000
11 16 (30.19%) Citrix
11 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
11 16 (30.19%) MS Office
11 16 (30.19%) MySQL
11 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2014
11 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (28.30%) PowerShell
12 15 (28.30%) Oracle
12 15 (28.30%) C#
13 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
14 13 (24.53%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
15 11 (20.75%) VBScript
15 11 (20.75%) .NET
16 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
16 10 (18.87%) VMware
16 10 (18.87%) Management Information System

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 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2013
1 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.43%) Apache
3 5 (9.43%) JBoss
4 2 (3.77%) CMS
4 2 (3.77%) IIS
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.77%) WordPress
5 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
2 16 (30.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.55%) SNMP
3 2 (3.77%) 3G
3 2 (3.77%) 4G
3 2 (3.77%) VoIP
3 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.08%) SQL Server 2000
3 16 (30.19%) MySQL
3 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (13.21%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (9.43%) JasperReports
6 3 (5.66%) MS Access
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.77%) QlikView
8 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Administrator
3 9 (16.98%) IT Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Integration Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) IT Administrator
4 8 (15.09%) VB Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Network Administrator
5 7 (13.21%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (9.43%) IT Support
6 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Junior
7 4 (7.55%) Senior IT Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior IT Support
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) .NET
2 8 (15.09%) HTML
3 6 (11.32%) XML
4 4 (7.55%) CSS
5 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.77%) jQuery
6 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.89%) Adobe AIR
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.55%) e-Health
4 2 (3.77%) Clustering
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Windows 7
3 24 (45.28%) Windows 10
4 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
6 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (13.21%) Linux
8 6 (11.32%) Android
8 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
8 6 (11.32%) Unix
8 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.77%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.77%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (16.98%) Open Source
3 8 (15.09%) Project Management
4 5 (9.43%) Information Management
5 4 (7.55%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.55%) Structured Programming
6 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.77%) Content Management
6 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.77%) Database Security
6 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.77%) Migration
6 2 (3.77%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.77%) Records Management
6 2 (3.77%) Security Management
7 1 (1.89%) ETL
7 1 (1.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) SQL
2 15 (28.30%) C#
2 15 (28.30%) PowerShell
3 11 (20.75%) VBScript
4 7 (13.21%) Java
4 7 (13.21%) VB6
5 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.55%) C
6 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.77%) Pascal
8 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.89%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) DV Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) HND
6 1 (1.89%) ISEB
6 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) vSphere
4 3 (5.66%) XenApp
4 3 (5.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 8 (15.09%) SCCM
1 8 (15.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (7.55%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (7.55%) Nagios
2 4 (7.55%) OpenView
2 4 (7.55%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.55%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 3 (5.66%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) Citrix
3 15 (28.30%) Oracle
4 10 (18.87%) VMware
5 5 (9.43%) HP
6 4 (7.55%) BMC
6 4 (7.55%) CA
6 4 (7.55%) Compuware
6 4 (7.55%) Dynatrace
6 4 (7.55%) IBM
6 4 (7.55%) Nimsoft
7 3 (5.66%) Adobe
8 2 (3.77%) Acronis
8 2 (3.77%) Infoflex
8 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.89%) Arqiva
9 1 (1.89%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.89%) Nokia
9 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
Portsmouth, Hampshire
PS Computer Services
Salary: £32k per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Fleet
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago