The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 22 34 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 6.92% 0.67% 3.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 1.22% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
VB
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 82 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 62.31% 54.67% 69.84%
Number of salaries quoted 75 74 44
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Chippenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

VB
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

VB Salary Trend in Chippenham

VB
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Chippenham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Chippenham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 17 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) C++
4 11 (64.71%) .NET
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
5 10 (58.82%) Web Services
5 10 (58.82%) GIS
5 10 (58.82%) WPF
5 10 (58.82%) MVVM
5 10 (58.82%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) C
7 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Business Transformation
7 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (23.53%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) Process Management
8 4 (23.53%) Change Management
9 3 (17.65%) PHP
9 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
10 2 (11.76%) QA
10 2 (11.76%) MS Office
10 2 (11.76%) MS Visio

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C++/C# Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C++ Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) AWS Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Server Support
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 10 (58.82%) WPF
2 10 (58.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) MVVM
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Business Transformation
4 4 (23.53%) Process Management
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) C
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago