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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 27 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 6.21% 0.69% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.24% 1.10% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
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
89 91 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 55.28% 62.76% 65.12%
Number of salaries quoted 83 81 55
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 July 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Chippenham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 19 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
4 13 (68.42%) .NET
5 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
6 9 (47.37%) C++
7 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
7 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (36.84%) WPF
8 7 (36.84%) MVVM
8 7 (36.84%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (36.84%) Web Services
8 7 (36.84%) GIS
9 6 (31.58%) C
9 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
9 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
9 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
10 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
10 5 (26.32%) Business Transformation
10 5 (26.32%) SSDT
10 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
11 3 (15.79%) PHP
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (10.53%) QA
12 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
12 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (10.53%) MS Office
12 2 (10.53%) ISEB

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (26.32%) SSDT
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
2 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Developer
2 6 (31.58%) C++ Developer
2 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
2 6 (31.58%) C++/C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) SQL DBA
3 5 (26.32%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Database Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) WPF
2 7 (36.84%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) MVVM
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Business Transformation
4 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) C++
4 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
5 6 (31.58%) C
6 3 (15.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft