The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 36 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 19 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.79% 2.33% 2.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.45% 4.13% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 5
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
201 242 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 50.63% 56.41% 59.18%
Number of salaries quoted 163 207 150
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
1 18 (90.00%) VB6
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (60.00%) IIS
3 12 (60.00%) C++
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) ADO.NET
3 12 (60.00%) XML
3 12 (60.00%) COM+
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (30.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (30.00%) XSL
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) WSDL
7 6 (30.00%) XML Schema
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (30.00%) SDLC
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) Classic ASP
8 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
8 4 (20.00%) Migration

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (60.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (10.00%) RSpec
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (20.00%) VB Developer
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (60.00%) ADO.NET
3 12 (60.00%) COM+
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 6 (30.00%) WSDL
4 6 (30.00%) XML Schema
4 6 (30.00%) XSL
5 4 (20.00%) Classic ASP
6 1 (5.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) SDLC
2 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) BDD
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.00%) Test Management
3 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Process Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) VB6
2 12 (60.00%) C++
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
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