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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 97 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +16
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.08% 3.77% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.70% 7.41% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 17
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +32.30%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
647 459 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 63.37% 50.83% 60.63%
Number of salaries quoted 535 357 561
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 January 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 -11 3 £45,750 +14.37% 3
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 29 (87.88%) C++
2 26 (78.79%) Java
3 25 (75.76%) Perl
3 25 (75.76%) Unix
3 25 (75.76%) Python
3 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (75.76%) Security Cleared
3 25 (75.76%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (72.73%) Software Engineering
5 21 (63.64%) DV Cleared
6 17 (51.52%) XML
6 17 (51.52%) C#
7 16 (48.48%) OO
8 15 (45.45%) C
9 13 (39.39%) J2EE
9 13 (39.39%) Linux
9 13 (39.39%) Apple iOS
9 13 (39.39%) Android
9 13 (39.39%) Data Analytics
9 13 (39.39%) Analytics
10 12 (36.36%) SANS
10 12 (36.36%) CompTIA Security+
10 12 (36.36%) Mentoring
10 12 (36.36%) Coaching
10 12 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
10 12 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
10 12 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
10 12 (36.36%) Java EE
10 12 (36.36%) MCSE

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 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (9.09%) QlikView
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (36.36%) Games
2 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
3 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.09%) Finance
5 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
5 2 (6.06%) Electronics
5 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Test Engineer
2 19 (57.58%) Software Test Engineer
3 12 (36.36%) Consultant
3 12 (36.36%) Software Consultant
3 12 (36.36%) Test Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Systems Test Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Systems Integrator
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) ERP Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) XML
2 13 (39.39%) J2EE
3 12 (36.36%) Java EE
3 12 (36.36%) STL
4 3 (9.09%) .NET
4 3 (9.09%) Classic ASP
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) JSON
5 2 (6.06%) XSD
5 2 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Unix
2 13 (39.39%) Android
2 13 (39.39%) Apple iOS
2 13 (39.39%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (75.76%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 16 (48.48%) OO
4 13 (39.39%) Analytics
4 13 (39.39%) Data Analytics
5 12 (36.36%) Coaching
5 12 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
5 12 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
5 12 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) OOP
6 3 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.06%) ERP
7 2 (6.06%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) C++
2 26 (78.79%) Java
3 25 (75.76%) Perl
3 25 (75.76%) Python
4 17 (51.52%) C#
5 15 (45.45%) C
6 12 (36.36%) Objective-C
7 6 (18.18%) SQL
8 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 3 (9.09%) PHP
8 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 3 (9.09%) VB6
9 2 (6.06%) VBScript
10 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
10 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
10 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (75.76%) Security Cleared
2 21 (63.64%) DV Cleared
3 12 (36.36%) CCNA
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (36.36%) CISSP
3 12 (36.36%) CompTIA Security+
3 12 (36.36%) GIAC
3 12 (36.36%) Linux+ Certification
3 12 (36.36%) MCSE
3 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (36.36%) Network+ Certification
3 12 (36.36%) SANS
3 12 (36.36%) Security+ Certification
3 12 (36.36%) SSCP
4 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 6 (18.18%) PhD
5 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (6.06%) Epicor
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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