The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 79 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-27 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 20 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.12% 4.05% 4.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.51% 6.22% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 33
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
570 595 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 60.45% 65.17% 64.76%
Number of salaries quoted 464 512 492
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,035 £27,047
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

VB
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +2 14 £36,250 +3.57%
Gloucester -1 5 £37,500 +17.18% 1
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 19 (67.86%) C#
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) XML
2 18 (64.29%) Finance
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 16 (57.14%) HTML
4 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 15 (53.57%) Web Services
5 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
5 15 (53.57%) T-SQL
6 14 (50.00%) C++
6 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 13 (46.43%) XSLT
7 13 (46.43%) VB6
7 13 (46.43%) MVC
7 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
8 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (42.86%) LINQ
8 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
8 12 (42.86%) XSL
8 12 (42.86%) WSDL
8 12 (42.86%) XML Schema
8 12 (42.86%) IIS
8 12 (42.86%) PHP
9 11 (39.29%) COM+
9 11 (39.29%) XHTML
9 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) SMTP
1 4 (14.29%) DHCP
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) AccuRev
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Graduate Software Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Graduate
4 4 (14.29%) Junior
4 4 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Wintel Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) XML
3 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 16 (57.14%) HTML
4 15 (53.57%) Web Services
5 13 (46.43%) XSLT
5 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
6 12 (42.86%) LINQ
6 12 (42.86%) XSL
6 12 (42.86%) WSDL
6 12 (42.86%) XML Schema
7 11 (39.29%) XHTML
7 11 (39.29%) COM+
8 2 (7.14%) CSS
8 2 (7.14%) XSD
8 2 (7.14%) DHTML
8 2 (7.14%) Middleware
8 2 (7.14%) WCF
9 1 (3.57%) WPF
9 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) MVC
2 11 (39.29%) Performance Testing
2 11 (39.29%) Load Testing
2 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
2 11 (39.29%) Coaching
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) C#
2 17 (60.71%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) T-SQL
4 14 (50.00%) C++
4 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (46.43%) VB6
6 12 (42.86%) PHP
7 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 6 (21.43%) Java
8 5 (17.86%) VBScript
9 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
10 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
11 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 1 (3.57%) C
11 1 (3.57%) VBA
11 1 (3.57%) Python
11 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
2 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Remedy
3 1 (3.57%) Sophos
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago