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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 61 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.52% 0.62% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 1.18% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
230 169 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 59.59% 52.32% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 206 141 197
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared

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 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) MS Access
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
1 2 (28.57%) RSpec
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
3 1 (14.29%) COM+
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) XSD
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Internet of Things
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) BDD
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
1 2 (28.57%) Test Management
1 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Deduplication
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) PLM
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Epicor
2 1 (14.29%) VMware