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

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 107 78
Rank change year-on-year +12 -29  
Permanent jobs citing VB 18 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.34% 1.15% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 1.74% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 39
Median salary £27,500 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.28% -8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £22,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 822 1089 885
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 61.39% 66.00% 55.91%
Number of salaries quoted 718 890 749
Median salary £42,500 £49,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.14% +23.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 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
Oxford +14 10 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Banbury - 5 £27,500 -
Abingdon +34 2 £32,500 -25.28%
VB
South East

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

1 26 (78.79%) C#
2 21 (63.64%) Degree
3 14 (42.42%) C++
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (36.36%) Python
4 12 (36.36%) Windows
4 12 (36.36%) Mathematics
4 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (33.33%) Java
5 11 (33.33%) .NET
5 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 11 (33.33%) MATLAB
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) VBA
7 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (24.24%) Data Analysis
8 8 (24.24%) Physics
8 8 (24.24%) PhD
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
9 7 (21.21%) Algorithms
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (18.18%) Linux
10 6 (18.18%) OO
10 6 (18.18%) Chemistry
10 6 (18.18%) Biology
10 6 (18.18%) Silverlight
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Vista

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (15.15%) Simulink
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (6.06%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (12.12%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (3.03%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) 3G
2 1 (3.03%) GPRS
2 1 (3.03%) GSM
2 1 (3.03%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.03%) QlikView
3 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 6 (18.18%) Electronics
2 5 (15.15%) Law
2 5 (15.15%) Legal
3 4 (12.12%) Marketing
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Automotive
5 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Junior
4 6 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Junior Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Manual Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Automation Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Graduate
6 4 (12.12%) Manual Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Software Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Computer Science Graduate
7 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Data Programmer
8 2 (6.06%) Junior Applications Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Systems Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) Silverlight
3 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 4 (12.12%) COM
4 4 (12.12%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) HTML
4 4 (12.12%) jQuery
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.09%) XML
6 2 (6.06%) Ajax
6 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (6.06%) LINQ
6 2 (6.06%) NHibernate
6 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (6.06%) WCF
6 2 (6.06%) WinForms
6 2 (6.06%) WPF
7 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Algorithms
3 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
4 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
7 1 (3.03%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) Linux
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Vista
5 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.06%) Unix
7 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.03%) Android
8 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Data Analysis
3 8 (24.24%) Physics
4 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
5 6 (18.18%) Biology
5 6 (18.18%) Chemistry
5 6 (18.18%) OO
5 6 (18.18%) Web Development
6 5 (15.15%) Applied Mathematics
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (15.15%) CRM
7 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.12%) Complexity Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Scalability Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) C#
2 14 (42.42%) C++
3 12 (36.36%) Python
4 11 (33.33%) Java
4 11 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 9 (27.27%) VBA
7 5 (15.15%) Fortran
8 4 (12.12%) C
8 4 (12.12%) R
8 4 (12.12%) VBScript
9 3 (9.09%) Delphi
9 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
9 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 3 (9.09%) Pascal
9 3 (9.09%) PHP
10 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
11 1 (3.03%) Perl
11 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) PhD
3 5 (15.15%) ISEB
3 5 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (12.12%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Sun
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Verticality Ltd
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