The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank - 36 33
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester - 1.16% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.38% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £50,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +35.13%
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
159 84 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 46.76% 48.55% 57.39%
Number of salaries quoted 148 58 81
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucester region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) PhD
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) QlikView
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Test Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) PhD
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) VMware