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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 44 42 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.52% 4.41% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 11.33% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 7
Median salary £41,000 £30,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.42% -32.22%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
183 203 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 47.66% 38.96% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 156 186 184
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) NUnit
5 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Streaming Music
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Moq
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Streaming Music
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
Easy commute from Newbury, Swindon, South Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £25k + good benefits
Posted: 17 days ago