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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 74 76 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Permanent jobs citing VB 25 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.53% 2.12% 3.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.19% 3.51% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 34
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
596 570 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 60.20% 60.51% 64.86%
Number of salaries quoted 455 467 499
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 -4 16 £45,000 +24.13%
Gloucester 0 4 £52,500 +40.00% 1
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 36 (81.82%) C++
2 26 (59.09%) Java
2 26 (59.09%) Python
3 25 (56.82%) XML
3 25 (56.82%) Unix
3 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
4 23 (52.27%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (45.45%) DV Cleared
6 19 (43.18%) SQL
7 18 (40.91%) C#
7 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
7 18 (40.91%) VB6
8 17 (38.64%) Perl
9 13 (29.55%) J2EE
9 13 (29.55%) OO
9 13 (29.55%) Regression Testing
10 12 (27.27%) Linux
10 12 (27.27%) ADO.NET
10 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
10 12 (27.27%) COM+
10 12 (27.27%) .NET
10 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 12 (27.27%) IIS
10 12 (27.27%) C
10 12 (27.27%) HTML
10 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
10 12 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (25.00%) Apple iOS
11 11 (25.00%) Android

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 12 (27.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.27%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) Big Data
3 7 (15.91%) MS Access
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 8 (18.18%) LoadRunner
2 8 (18.18%) RSpec
2 8 (18.18%) Selenium
3 6 (13.64%) FinalBuilder
3 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 6 (13.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Electronics
3 4 (9.09%) Games
3 4 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Test Engineer
3 16 (36.36%) Software Test Engineer
4 12 (27.27%) C# Developer
5 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 11 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (20.45%) Analyst
7 8 (18.18%) Test Analyst
7 8 (18.18%) Test Manager
8 6 (13.64%) C++ Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Consultant
9 4 (9.09%) Software Consultant
9 4 (9.09%) Test Consultant
10 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
11 2 (4.55%) Senior C++ Developer
12 1 (2.27%) C++/C# Developer
12 1 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
12 1 (2.27%) Senior C# Developer
12 1 (2.27%) Senior Data Analyst
12 1 (2.27%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) XML
2 13 (29.55%) J2EE
3 12 (27.27%) .NET
3 12 (27.27%) ADO.NET
3 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 12 (27.27%) COM+
3 12 (27.27%) HTML
4 6 (13.64%) MFC
5 4 (9.09%) Java EE
5 4 (9.09%) STL
6 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.27%) Web Services
6 1 (2.27%) WSDL
6 1 (2.27%) XML Schema
6 1 (2.27%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Internet of Things
2 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Unix
2 12 (27.27%) Linux
3 11 (25.00%) Android
3 11 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 8 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (29.55%) OO
3 13 (29.55%) Regression Testing
4 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 11 (25.00%) Analytics
5 11 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 11 (25.00%) SDLC
5 11 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (18.18%) BDD
6 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (18.18%) TDD
6 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 8 (18.18%) Test Management
6 8 (18.18%) Test Planning
6 8 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Load Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) C++
2 26 (59.09%) Java
2 26 (59.09%) Python
3 19 (43.18%) SQL
4 18 (40.91%) C#
4 18 (40.91%) VB6
5 17 (38.64%) Perl
6 12 (27.27%) C
7 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
8 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
9 6 (13.64%) VC++
10 4 (9.09%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
2 20 (45.45%) DV Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) ISEB
4 6 (13.64%) Degree
4 6 (13.64%) PhD
5 4 (9.09%) CCNA
5 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.09%) CISSP
5 4 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (9.09%) GIAC
5 4 (9.09%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (9.09%) MCSE
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (9.09%) SANS
5 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (9.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
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