The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 46 37 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB 19 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.76% 4.18% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.72% 7.65% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 5
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
VB
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
246 196 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.65% 54.60% 62.01%
Number of salaries quoted 204 179 170
Median salary £46,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VB
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

VB Salary Trend in Cheltenham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VB.

1 26 (74.29%) VB6
2 25 (71.43%) C++
3 22 (62.86%) SQL
3 22 (62.86%) C#
4 20 (57.14%) .NET
4 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 18 (51.43%) XML
5 18 (51.43%) COM+
5 18 (51.43%) ADO.NET
5 18 (51.43%) IIS
5 18 (51.43%) HTML
6 15 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (37.14%) SDLC
8 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
9 9 (25.71%) Java
9 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
9 9 (25.71%) Python
10 8 (22.86%) Unix
10 8 (22.86%) Windows
10 8 (22.86%) Linux
10 8 (22.86%) ISEB
10 8 (22.86%) LoadRunner
10 8 (22.86%) Internet
10 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
10 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (22.86%) TDD
10 8 (22.86%) BDD
10 8 (22.86%) Cloud Computing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 18 (51.43%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) Big Data
3 7 (20.00%) MS Access
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.86%) LoadRunner
2 8 (22.86%) RSpec
2 8 (22.86%) Selenium
3 6 (17.14%) FinalBuilder
3 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
3 6 (17.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 12 (34.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Analyst
6 8 (22.86%) Test Analyst
6 8 (22.86%) Test Manager
7 6 (17.14%) C++ Developer
7 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior C++ Developer
9 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (5.71%) SSIS Developer
9 2 (5.71%) VB Developer
9 2 (5.71%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (5.71%) VB6 Developer
10 1 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.86%) C++/C# Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Senior Data Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) .NET
1 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 18 (51.43%) ADO.NET
2 18 (51.43%) COM+
2 18 (51.43%) HTML
2 18 (51.43%) XML
3 6 (17.14%) MFC
4 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 5 (14.29%) WSDL
4 5 (14.29%) XML Schema
4 5 (14.29%) XSL
5 2 (5.71%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.86%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Internet of Things
2 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
1 8 (22.86%) Unix
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) SDLC
2 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) BDD
3 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (22.86%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (22.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (22.86%) TDD
3 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
3 8 (22.86%) Test Management
3 8 (22.86%) Test Planning
3 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
5 6 (17.14%) Process Management
5 6 (17.14%) Software Delivery
6 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) VB6
2 25 (71.43%) C++
3 22 (62.86%) C#
3 22 (62.86%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) Java
4 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.71%) Python
5 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
5 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
6 6 (17.14%) VC++
7 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) DV Cleared
1 8 (22.86%) ISEB
1 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
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