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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 42 47 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.74% 1.30% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 1.90% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -24.13%
UK excluding London median 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
174 210 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 63.97% 68.18% 69.65%
Number of salaries quoted 163 193 224
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) C#
4 8 (61.54%) VB6
5 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) Entity Framework
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) Scrum
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (30.77%) WCF
7 4 (30.77%) Silverlight
7 4 (30.77%) Drupal
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
7 4 (30.77%) TestComplete
7 4 (30.77%) Ranorex
7 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
7 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
7 4 (30.77%) OOP
7 4 (30.77%) Apache
7 4 (30.77%) PHP
7 4 (30.77%) MySQL
7 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 4 (30.77%) Unix

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 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Ranorex
1 4 (30.77%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Development Team Leader
1 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Leader
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Team Leader
1 4 (30.77%) Test Leader
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
2 3 (23.08%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
2 6 (46.15%) Entity Framework
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) LAMP
3 4 (30.77%) Silverlight
3 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) VB6
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago