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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 95 113 109
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 18 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.16% 1.38% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 2.13% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 26
Median salary £37,500 £43,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +30.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
878 1266 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.61% 64.62% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 810 1127 829
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 £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 July 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Bristol

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 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 27 (72.97%) SQL
2 25 (67.57%) C#
3 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
4 22 (59.46%) .NET
5 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
6 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
7 11 (29.73%) XML
7 11 (29.73%) Windows
8 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
8 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
8 10 (27.03%) MVC
9 9 (24.32%) VB6
10 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
10 8 (21.62%) VBScript
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle
11 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (16.22%) CA
12 6 (16.22%) Unix
12 6 (16.22%) CSS
12 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
12 6 (16.22%) IIS
12 6 (16.22%) Java
12 6 (16.22%) Back Office
13 5 (13.51%) Banking
13 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (13.51%) ITSM
13 5 (13.51%) FrontRange
13 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
13 5 (13.51%) WebSphere
13 5 (13.51%) QA

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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.22%) IIS
3 5 (13.51%) OpenROAD
3 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
3 5 (13.51%) WebSphere
4 3 (8.11%) Apache
4 3 (8.11%) Drupal
5 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) PlanetPress Connect
2 1 (2.70%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.11%) MS Access
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.22%) Back Office
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Finance
4 2 (5.41%) International Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.62%) C# Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Support Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) Applications Support
6 6 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Support Analyst
8 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (10.81%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Graduate
8 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Senior SQL Developer
8 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
8 4 (10.81%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (8.11%) Business Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Graduate Support Analyst
9 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
3 11 (29.73%) XML
4 6 (16.22%) CSS
5 5 (13.51%) WCF
6 4 (10.81%) ADO.NET
6 4 (10.81%) Classic ASP
6 4 (10.81%) COM+
6 4 (10.81%) jQuery
7 2 (5.41%) HTML
7 2 (5.41%) LINQ
8 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.70%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (2.70%) Node.js
8 1 (2.70%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (2.70%) WPF
8 1 (2.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
3 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) MVC
2 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
2 5 (13.51%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) ITSM
3 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
3 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (10.81%) Web Development
4 3 (8.11%) CRM
4 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Data Governance
4 3 (8.11%) Data Management
4 3 (8.11%) Data Mapping
4 3 (8.11%) Data Transformation
4 3 (8.11%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (8.11%) Document Management
4 3 (8.11%) ETL
4 3 (8.11%) Master Data Management
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) SQL
2 25 (67.57%) C#
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) VB6
5 8 (21.62%) VBScript
6 6 (16.22%) Java
6 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
7 5 (13.51%) C++
8 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
9 3 (8.11%) PHP
9 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.70%) Perl
10 1 (2.70%) Python
10 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) MCSA
1 2 (5.41%) MCSE
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 6 (16.22%) CA
4 5 (13.51%) FrontRange
4 5 (13.51%) Sybase
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