The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 36 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.83% 0.74% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.92% 1.06% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 7
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -42.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
169 188 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 64.75% 69.89% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 151 180 136
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bath region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) VB6
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) Scrum
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (40.00%) WCF
6 6 (40.00%) Entity Framework
7 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) OOP
8 4 (26.67%) Apache
8 4 (26.67%) PHP
8 4 (26.67%) MySQL
8 4 (26.67%) Unix
8 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (26.67%) LAMP
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (26.67%) Silverlight
8 4 (26.67%) Drupal
8 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
8 4 (26.67%) TestComplete

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bath region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (26.67%) MySQL
3 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Ranorex
1 4 (26.67%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Development Team Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Team Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Test Leader
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) VB Developer
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (40.00%) WCF
3 4 (26.67%) LAMP
3 4 (26.67%) Silverlight
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (26.67%) OOP
5 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
1 10 (66.67%) VB6
2 4 (26.67%) PHP
2 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago