Period
to 18 August 2018

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 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 82 67
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB 16 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.64% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.13% 0.64% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 3
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.10% -17.33% -15.73%
10th Percentile £21,750 £30,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £46,250 £31,900 £43,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 387 468 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 63.86% 65.45% 59.30%
Number of salaries quoted 323 433 307
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,120 £57,500 £56,750
Hampshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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

VB
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for VB.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 10 (62.50%) HTML5
4 10 (62.50%) CSS3
4 10 (62.50%) TypeScript
4 10 (62.50%) React
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
6 8 (50.00%) MySQL
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (43.75%) MVC
7 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (37.50%) webpack
8 6 (37.50%) SDLC
8 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
8 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
9 5 (31.25%) Node.js
9 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 5 (31.25%) Windows
9 5 (31.25%) Linux
10 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (25.00%) LAMP
10 4 (25.00%) Degree
10 4 (25.00%) Express
10 4 (25.00%) Sass

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) webpack
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Gitweb
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (43.75%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (43.75%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
4 7 (43.75%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (18.75%) C# GUI Developer
6 3 (18.75%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (18.75%) React Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior GUI Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) CSS3
3 10 (62.50%) HTML5
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) React
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
7 5 (31.25%) Node.js
8 4 (25.00%) Express
8 4 (25.00%) LAMP
8 4 (25.00%) Sass
9 3 (18.75%) WebSockets
10 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 6 (37.50%) SDLC
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 3 (18.75%) Web Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) TypeScript
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 3 (18.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft