The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 36 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.09% 1.31% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.28% 1.92% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £38,750 £32,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.09% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Gloucestershire

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
183 104 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 63.76% 67.97% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 162 96 79
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,035 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Gloucester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) AccuRev
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ODBC
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago