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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 38 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.50% 1.41% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 2.17% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £37,000 £25,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.00% -25.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
125 184 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 62.19% 65.02% 67.07%
Number of salaries quoted 107 150 147
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago