Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 144 151
Rank change year-on-year -22 +7 -33
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.21% 1.05% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 1.64% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 30
Oxfordshire median annual salary £49,250 £27,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +79.09% -20.86% -0.71%
10th Percentile £39,075 £23,050 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £41,750 £44,750
South East median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +13.33%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,969 1,763 2,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 70.20% 64.04% 66.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,742 1,503 1,670
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £66,138
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Oxfordshire

VB
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for VB in Oxfordshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Oxfordshire

VB
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. 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
Oxford -23 3 £55,000 +100.00%
Wallingford - 1 £43,500 - 1
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Data Science
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) R
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) WinForms
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) VB6
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Science Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) MDX
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Science
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) R
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB6
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau