Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 155 142
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB 21 20 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.69% 0.68% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 1.05% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 43
Oxfordshire median annual salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% +25.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,825 £27,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £33,250 £44,750 £45,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -

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 2082 1913 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 68.55% 65.05% 56.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1745 1614 1599
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,350
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Witney +5 9 £30,000 -7.69%
Oxford -7 5 £27,500 -35.29%
Abingdon +3 2 £27,000 -22.86%
Banbury - 1 £27,500 -
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) C#
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) Citrix
4 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
4 8 (38.10%) VoIP
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 8 (38.10%) VMware
4 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
4 8 (38.10%) Network Security
4 8 (38.10%) Office 365
5 7 (33.33%) VB6
5 7 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 6 (28.57%) Degree
6 6 (28.57%) WCF
6 6 (28.57%) Migration
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
6 6 (28.57%) REST
6 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (23.81%) VBA
8 4 (19.05%) Python
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (19.05%) Mathematics

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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
1 8 (38.10%) Network Security
1 8 (38.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Administrator
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Mathematician
6 1 (4.76%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (28.57%) REST
2 6 (28.57%) WCF
2 6 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Game Development
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) Physics
6 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
4 7 (33.33%) VB6
5 5 (23.81%) VBA
6 4 (19.05%) Python
7 3 (14.29%) C++
7 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
7 3 (14.29%) R
8 1 (4.76%) Java
8 1 (4.76%) PHP
8 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Citrix
2 8 (38.10%) VMware