The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 50 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.47% 2.88% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 6.32% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 3
Median salary £25,000 £29,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -35.55%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
224 269 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 53.08% 45.52% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 187 253 192
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VB
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Swindon region.

VB Salary Trend in Swindon

VB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Structured Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle