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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 22 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 1.18% 7.64% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 13.58% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 1
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -11.39%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
70 81 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 41.18% 56.25% 57.23%
Number of salaries quoted 60 77 93
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,478 £29,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
2 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
2 7 (77.78%) SSDT
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (22.22%) CMDB
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) VC++
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) LAN

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (77.78%) SSDT
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Administrator
1 7 (77.78%) Database Developer
1 7 (77.78%) DBA
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Database Developer
1 7 (77.78%) SQL DBA
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
1 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle