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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 57 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.12% 2.39% 5.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 5.33% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 30
Average salary £32,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.85% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £36,900 £26,925
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Wiltshire

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
199 319 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 37.27% 44.87% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 187 254 217
Average salary £38,533 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.08% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Swindon

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (44.44%) WebTrends
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) Content Management
3 4 (44.44%) Web Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Google
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Copywriting
3 4 (44.44%) Google Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) VBScript
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Products Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Copywriting
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Content Management
2 4 (44.44%) Web Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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