The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 93 65 89
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +24
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.46% 3.53% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 6.94% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 12
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +24.82%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
588 490 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 66.22% 50.94% 60.44%
Number of salaries quoted 466 355 505
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VB
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Gloucestershire region.

VB Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

VB
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -2 5 £47,000 +10.58% 1
Gloucester -10 2 £50,000 +1.01%
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VB.

1 22 (81.48%) C++
2 20 (74.07%) Java
3 19 (70.37%) Unix
3 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
4 18 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (66.67%) Python
4 18 (66.67%) Perl
5 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
6 15 (55.56%) DV Cleared
6 15 (55.56%) OO
6 15 (55.56%) XML
7 12 (44.44%) C#
8 11 (40.74%) J2EE
8 11 (40.74%) Android
8 11 (40.74%) Apple iOS
8 11 (40.74%) Data Analytics
8 11 (40.74%) Analytics
9 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
10 9 (33.33%) Internet
10 9 (33.33%) C
10 9 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (29.63%) Linux
11 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
12 7 (25.93%) Security+ Certification
12 7 (25.93%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (25.93%) Linux+ Certification
12 7 (25.93%) Games
12 7 (25.93%) GIAC
12 7 (25.93%) SSCP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) FileNet
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (11.11%) QlikView
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
2 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
3 7 (25.93%) Games
4 5 (18.52%) Finance
5 4 (14.81%) Electronics
5 4 (14.81%) Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Test Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Software Test Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Software Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Test Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Systems Test Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Systems Integrator
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) ERP Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) XML
2 11 (40.74%) J2EE
3 7 (25.93%) Java EE
3 7 (25.93%) STL
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 3 (11.11%) Classic ASP
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) XSD
5 2 (7.41%) XSLT
6 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Unix
2 11 (40.74%) Android
2 11 (40.74%) Apple iOS
3 8 (29.63%) Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
3 15 (55.56%) OO
4 11 (40.74%) Analytics
4 11 (40.74%) Data Analytics
5 7 (25.93%) Coaching
5 7 (25.93%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
5 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
5 7 (25.93%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (14.81%) OOP
6 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C++
2 20 (74.07%) Java
3 18 (66.67%) Perl
3 18 (66.67%) Python
4 12 (44.44%) C#
5 9 (33.33%) C
6 7 (25.93%) Objective-C
7 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) VB6
9 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 3 (11.11%) PHP
9 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
9 3 (11.11%) VBScript
10 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
10 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
10 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
10 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 15 (55.56%) DV Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) CCNA
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (25.93%) CISSP
3 7 (25.93%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (25.93%) GIAC
3 7 (25.93%) Linux+ Certification
3 7 (25.93%) MCSE
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (25.93%) Network+ Certification
3 7 (25.93%) SANS
3 7 (25.93%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (25.93%) SSCP
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) PhD
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) ISEB
6 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Epicor
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Stroud, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + security clearance bonus
Posted: 25 days ago