The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 41 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.07% 3.85% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 6.86% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
124 102 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 66.31% 56.04% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 103 90 138
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Gloucestershire

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 22 July 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 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) XML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago