Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 111 118
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.38% 0.68% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.97% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 12
Oxford median annual salary £27,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.29% +21.43% +44.33%
10th Percentile £24,450 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £41,500 £45,275 £45,525
Oxfordshire median annual salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -26.67% +25.00% -7.69%

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 Oxford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1068 1028 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 68.16% 69.88% 59.62%
Number of salaries quoted 945 918 812
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,950 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £64,925
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Oxford

VB
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for VB in Oxford

VB
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Oxford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) R
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (50.00%) VBA
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) VBScript
6 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ
1 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
1 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) WinForms
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (50.00%) R
4 3 (50.00%) VBA
5 2 (33.33%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware