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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 42 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.78% 2.45% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 4.88% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +33.78%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%

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
130 82 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 50.98% 50.31% 50.76%
Number of salaries quoted 120 49 86
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 February 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 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) PhD
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware