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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 31 34 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.79% 0.60% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 1.09% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £55,000 £37,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.64% +48.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
84 92 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 50.00% 54.76% 76.76%
Number of salaries quoted 54 74 160
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Gloucester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (54.55%) Web Development
2 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) RSpec
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Database Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) ODBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) PhD
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
AAP3
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Full benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago