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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 71 73 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.72% 0.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
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 Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 428 453 387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 61.85% 69.69% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 395 410 337
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Oxford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxford region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) PhD
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (60.00%) Physics
3 3 (60.00%) Chemistry
3 3 (60.00%) Biology
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Simulink
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Fortran
4 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (40.00%) Pascal
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes

VB
Top Related 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 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Graduate
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Biology
1 3 (60.00%) Chemistry
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Physics
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Complexity Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Delphi
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) Fortran
3 2 (40.00%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM