The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 46 43
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3  
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.57% 0.80% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 1.40% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Median salary £31,500 £36,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.10% -18.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £35,125 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £38,375 £45,450
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 234 143 179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 66.86% 57.43% 61.72%
Number of salaries quoted 553 329 395
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -12.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Portsmouth

VB
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for VB in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
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