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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 79 88 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 24 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.26% 1.13% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 1.94% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 27
Median salary £45,000 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
645 617 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 60.85% 57.99% 65.45%
Number of salaries quoted 449 488 555
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 30 May 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 -2 17 £45,000 +42.85% 2
Gloucester +7 2 £52,500 +72.13% 1
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 46 (79.31%) C++
2 38 (65.52%) XML
3 31 (53.45%) VB6
4 29 (50.00%) C#
5 27 (46.55%) Java
5 27 (46.55%) Unix
5 27 (46.55%) Python
5 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
6 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET
6 26 (44.83%) .NET
6 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
7 25 (43.10%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (39.66%) DV Cleared
9 21 (36.21%) IIS
9 21 (36.21%) SQL
9 21 (36.21%) HTML
9 21 (36.21%) COM+
9 21 (36.21%) ADO.NET
10 20 (34.48%) Perl
11 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
12 18 (31.03%) OO
13 17 (29.31%) J2EE
14 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
14 16 (27.59%) Apple iOS
14 16 (27.59%) Data Analytics
14 16 (27.59%) Analytics
14 16 (27.59%) Android
14 16 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (24.14%) SDLC

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 21 (36.21%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.45%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.07%) Big Data
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.62%) MS Access
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.07%) LoadRunner
2 7 (12.07%) RSpec
2 7 (12.07%) Selenium
3 5 (8.62%) FinalBuilder
3 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.17%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Developer
2 22 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 20 (34.48%) Test Engineer
4 16 (27.59%) Software Test Engineer
5 13 (22.41%) C# Developer
6 12 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) Test Manager
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
8 6 (10.34%) SQL Developer
9 5 (8.62%) C++ Developer
9 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (8.62%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (8.62%) VB Developer
9 5 (8.62%) VB.NET Developer
9 5 (8.62%) VB6 Developer
10 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (65.52%) XML
2 26 (44.83%) .NET
2 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET
3 21 (36.21%) ADO.NET
3 21 (36.21%) COM+
3 21 (36.21%) HTML
4 17 (29.31%) J2EE
5 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
5 7 (12.07%) Web Services
5 7 (12.07%) WSDL
5 7 (12.07%) XML Schema
5 7 (12.07%) XSL
6 5 (8.62%) Classic ASP
6 5 (8.62%) MFC
7 2 (3.45%) Java EE
7 2 (3.45%) STL
8 1 (1.72%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Internet of Things
2 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Unix
2 16 (27.59%) Android
2 16 (27.59%) Apple iOS
3 9 (15.52%) Linux
4 7 (12.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (31.03%) OO
4 16 (27.59%) Analytics
4 16 (27.59%) Data Analytics
4 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
5 14 (24.14%) SDLC
6 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
7 8 (13.79%) Regression Testing
7 8 (13.79%) System Testing
8 7 (12.07%) BDD
8 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.07%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (12.07%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (12.07%) TDD
8 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.07%) Test Management
8 7 (12.07%) Test Planning
8 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (79.31%) C++
2 31 (53.45%) VB6
3 29 (50.00%) C#
4 27 (46.55%) Java
4 27 (46.55%) Python
5 21 (36.21%) SQL
6 20 (34.48%) Perl
7 13 (22.41%) C
8 7 (12.07%) Bash Shell
8 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
8 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
9 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
9 5 (8.62%) VC++
10 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
2 23 (39.66%) DV Cleared
3 12 (20.69%) Degree
4 11 (18.97%) PhD
5 7 (12.07%) ISEB
6 2 (3.45%) CCNA
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.45%) CISSP
6 2 (3.45%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (3.45%) GIAC
6 2 (3.45%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (3.45%) MCSE
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (3.45%) SANS
6 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (3.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) SAP
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