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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank - - 44
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth - - 4.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 14
Median salary - - £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  

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 200 172 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 63.29% 65.65% 68.63%
Number of salaries quoted 175 166 200
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,400 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery

VB
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior VB Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
PS Computer Services
Salary: £32k per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago