The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West / Bristol
Rank 118 95 101
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.37% 1.94% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 3.10% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 34 25
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
901 1096 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 55.89% 62.52% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 742 1026 952
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VB
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

VB Salary Trend in Bristol

VB
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Bristol

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VB.

1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) WPF
4 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (26.67%) VBScript
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) VB6
6 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (20.00%) Electronics
6 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (20.00%) SAP
6 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Classic ASP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Report Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) ASP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) VB Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Architect
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
5 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 5 (33.33%) WPF
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) Classic ASP
5 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 2 (13.33%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) Lambda Expressions
5 2 (13.33%) LINQ
5 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (13.33%) Data Conversion
1 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Robotics
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) MVC
1 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) VBScript
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (20.00%) VB6
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) VBA
6 1 (6.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Logi Analytics
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Blue Prism
3 1 (6.67%) HP
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