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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 37 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 3.98% 2.73% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.84% 4.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £35,000 £24,534 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.65% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
117 146 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 58.21% 66.36% 60.76%
Number of salaries quoted 113 139 48
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 1 September 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#
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) Visual Studio
3 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
4 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
4 9 (52.94%) SSDT
5 5 (29.41%) Business Transformation
5 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) GIS
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) C++
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 3 (17.65%) C
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) MVVM
6 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (17.65%) WPF
7 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (11.76%) QA
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) MS Office

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (52.94%) SSDT
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Visual Studio
2 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Developer
3 9 (52.94%) SQL DBA
3 9 (52.94%) DBA
3 9 (52.94%) Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Database Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Server Support
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
2 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
3 3 (17.65%) WPF
3 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Business Transformation
2 3 (17.65%) MVVM
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
3 3 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) 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