The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 47 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.26% 1.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.69% 1.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Programming Languages Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
217 194 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 61.30% 64.45% 61.86%
Number of salaries quoted 210 188 240
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

The demand trend of job ads across the Bath region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

VB
Salary Trend in Bath

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

VB Salary Trend in Bath

VB
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Bath region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Bath

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Bath region with a requirement for VB.

1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) VB6
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) TestComplete
5 6 (46.15%) Ranorex
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
8 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 3 (23.08%) Project Management
8 3 (23.08%) DTS
8 3 (23.08%) SAS
8 3 (23.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 3 (23.08%) MySQL
8 3 (23.08%) Classic ASP
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 3 (23.08%) SQL
8 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
8 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
8 3 (23.08%) VBA
9 2 (15.38%) CRM
9 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
9 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
10 1 (7.69%) User Experience
10 1 (7.69%) PayPal

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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 3 (23.08%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) DTS
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) Redis
4 1 (7.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Ranorex
1 6 (46.15%) TestComplete
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Test Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Software Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Software Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) Classic ASP
2 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) Memcached
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.69%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Development
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) VB6
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
3 3 (23.08%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Facebook
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) PayPal
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow