The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.13% 2.64% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 3.57% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £36,750 £33,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.70% +20.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £30,100 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £35,000 £32,350
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
127 196 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 71.75% 73.96% 68.54%
Number of salaries quoted 124 149 198
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
Gloucestershire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

VB
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

VB Salary Trend in Gloucester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) WinForms
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (50.00%) MSTest
2 3 (50.00%) MVVM
2 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (50.00%) Moq
2 3 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (50.00%) Ninject
2 3 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) MSTest
1 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (50.00%) Moq
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Graduate
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VB Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) WinForms
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (50.00%) Ninject
2 3 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (50.00%) MVVM
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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