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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 98 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB 22 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.36% 1.06% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 1.60% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 20
Median salary £36,000 £43,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +30.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,750 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £39,831 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +6.38%
VB
South West

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
951 1247 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 58.78% 65.98% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 874 1112 752
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Bristol

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VB.

1 26 (68.42%) SQL
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 24 (63.16%) C#
3 20 (52.63%) .NET
4 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 14 (36.84%) Windows
6 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 10 (26.32%) XML
7 10 (26.32%) VBScript
7 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 10 (26.32%) MVC
8 9 (23.68%) Oracle
9 8 (21.05%) VB6
10 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (18.42%) Back Office
10 7 (18.42%) CA
10 7 (18.42%) Unix
10 7 (18.42%) Java
10 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
11 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
11 6 (15.79%) Sybase
11 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
11 6 (15.79%) RDBMS
11 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
11 6 (15.79%) Client/Server
11 6 (15.79%) OpenROAD
11 6 (15.79%) Intranet
11 6 (15.79%) ITSM

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 6 (15.79%) OpenROAD
1 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
1 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 5 (13.16%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) Drupal
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) PlanetPress Connect
2 1 (2.63%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Intranet
2 3 (7.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (15.79%) RDBMS
3 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) MySQL
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.26%) MS Access
7 1 (2.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.42%) Back Office
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) International Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Support Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Graduate
6 4 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) DBA
6 4 (10.53%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 10 (26.32%) XML
4 5 (13.16%) CSS
4 5 (13.16%) jQuery
4 5 (13.16%) WCF
5 4 (10.53%) ADO.NET
5 4 (10.53%) COM+
6 3 (7.89%) Classic ASP
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.26%) HTML
7 2 (5.26%) LINQ
7 2 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.63%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (2.63%) Node.js
8 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Unix
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) MVC
2 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
2 6 (15.79%) ITSM
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.53%) Web Development
5 3 (7.89%) CRM
5 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Data Governance
5 3 (7.89%) Data Management
5 3 (7.89%) Data Transformation
5 3 (7.89%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (7.89%) Document Management
5 3 (7.89%) ETL
5 3 (7.89%) Line Management
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.89%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 24 (63.16%) C#
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 10 (26.32%) VBScript
4 8 (21.05%) VB6
5 7 (18.42%) Java
6 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 5 (13.16%) C++
7 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
7 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.89%) PHP
9 1 (2.63%) Perl
9 1 (2.63%) Python
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 7 (18.42%) CA
4 6 (15.79%) FrontRange
4 6 (15.79%) Sybase
5 3 (7.89%) NetApp
5 3 (7.89%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (2.63%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (2.63%) VMware
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