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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Somerset / Bath
Rank 44 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.33% 3.40% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 5.49% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
180 164 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 59.41% 61.89% 72.69%
Number of salaries quoted 157 146 188
Median salary £38,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Bath region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework

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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Application Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) VBA