The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 40 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.06% 1.43% 3.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 2.08% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 12
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
180 144 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.22% 68.57% 61.82%
Number of salaries quoted 154 134 212
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Gloucestershire

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) WPF
2 9 (90.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Military
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) C++

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (90.00%) C# Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 9 (90.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) WPF
1 9 (90.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) HPUX
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits Package Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago