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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 96 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.19% 1.84% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.95% 3.24% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 21
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB
South West

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
719 555 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 61.14% 56.81% 59.70%
Number of salaries quoted 594 444 593
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

VB Salary Histogram 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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -9 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Gloucester -13 1 £30,000 -20.00% 1
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VB.

1 26 (81.25%) C++
1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 25 (78.13%) Python
3 24 (75.00%) Unix
3 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 24 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (68.75%) Perl
5 20 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 20 (62.50%) DV Cleared
6 18 (56.25%) C#
7 14 (43.75%) C
7 14 (43.75%) XML
7 14 (43.75%) Linux
8 13 (40.63%) OO
9 12 (37.50%) MCSE
9 12 (37.50%) STL
9 12 (37.50%) CCNA
9 12 (37.50%) CISSP
9 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (37.50%) SSCP
9 12 (37.50%) Security+ Certification
9 12 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
9 12 (37.50%) Linux+ Certification
9 12 (37.50%) Games
9 12 (37.50%) GIAC
9 12 (37.50%) Objective-C
9 12 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
9 12 (37.50%) Java EE

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 4 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (9.38%) QlikView
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) MS Access
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.25%) LoadRunner
1 2 (6.25%) RSpec
1 2 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (37.50%) Games
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.38%) Finance
5 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
5 2 (6.25%) Electronics
5 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Test Engineer
2 20 (62.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 12 (37.50%) Consultant
3 12 (37.50%) Software Consultant
3 12 (37.50%) Test Consultant
4 8 (25.00%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Integrator
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.13%) ERP Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Data Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) XML
2 12 (37.50%) Java EE
2 12 (37.50%) STL
3 10 (31.25%) J2EE
4 4 (12.50%) .NET
4 4 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (9.38%) Classic ASP
5 3 (9.38%) CSS
5 3 (9.38%) jQuery
6 2 (6.25%) JSON
6 2 (6.25%) XSD
6 2 (6.25%) XSLT
7 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.13%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Unix
2 14 (43.75%) Linux
3 10 (31.25%) Android
3 10 (31.25%) Apple iOS
4 5 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 13 (40.63%) OO
4 12 (37.50%) Coaching
4 12 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 12 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 12 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 12 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (37.50%) Reverse Engineering
5 10 (31.25%) Analytics
5 10 (31.25%) Data Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) OOP
6 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) C++
1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 25 (78.13%) Python
3 22 (68.75%) Perl
4 18 (56.25%) C#
5 14 (43.75%) C
6 12 (37.50%) Objective-C
7 7 (21.88%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.50%) VB6
10 3 (9.38%) PHP
10 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
11 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
11 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
12 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 12 (37.50%) CCNA
3 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (37.50%) CISSP
3 12 (37.50%) CompTIA Security+
3 12 (37.50%) GIAC
3 12 (37.50%) Linux+ Certification
3 12 (37.50%) MCSE
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
3 12 (37.50%) SANS
3 12 (37.50%) Security+ Certification
3 12 (37.50%) SSCP
4 6 (18.75%) Degree
4 6 (18.75%) PhD
4 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.38%) VMware
2 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Epicor
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