Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 119 103
Rank change year-on-year +5 -16 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.35% 0.15% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.25% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 13
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £33,928 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.90% -9.53% +15.38%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,397 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £38,564 £41,850
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +12.68%

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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 955 788 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 65.91% 58.33% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 894 746 677
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Southampton

VB
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for VB in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Capita
4 1 (20.00%) FMCG
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Capita
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle