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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 41 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.31% 2.86% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.60% 4.84% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 2
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,850 £41,000 £33,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
125 186 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.25% 59.05% 66.90%
Number of salaries quoted 115 161 93
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,035
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Gloucester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) J2EE
2 8 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Android
2 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (80.00%) Data Analytics
2 8 (80.00%) Analytics
2 8 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (40.00%) PhD
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) Electronics
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared

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 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) Electronics
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) J2EE
1 8 (80.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Android
1 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Analytics
2 8 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (80.00%) Data Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) PhD
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware