The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 62 37 65
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +28
Permanent jobs citing VB 29 52 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.82% 5.56% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.86% 11.50% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 51 30
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
495 452 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 48.20% 48.29% 46.61%
Number of salaries quoted 425 375 444
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
South West

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VB
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Wiltshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

VB
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Swindon -30 17 £33,500 -8.21% 3
Corsham - 9 £62,500 -
Chippenham -9 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 46 (80.70%) SQL
2 37 (64.91%) Computer Science
3 30 (52.63%) VBScript
4 26 (45.61%) MS Office
4 26 (45.61%) MS Excel
4 26 (45.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 26 (45.61%) QA
5 25 (43.86%) XML
6 24 (42.11%) VBA
7 23 (40.35%) HP
8 21 (36.84%) OO
9 19 (33.33%) OOP
9 19 (33.33%) Degree
10 18 (31.58%) Windows
11 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
12 16 (28.07%) HTML
13 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
13 14 (24.56%) Automated Testing
13 14 (24.56%) VMware
14 13 (22.81%) Scrum
15 11 (19.30%) OPNET
15 11 (19.30%) CA
15 11 (19.30%) Riverbed
15 11 (19.30%) SolarWinds
15 11 (19.30%) SolarWinds Orion
15 11 (19.30%) Capacity Planning
15 11 (19.30%) F5
15 11 (19.30%) Java
15 11 (19.30%) Perl

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (45.61%) MS Office
1 26 (45.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) VoIP
2 6 (10.53%) WAN
2 6 (10.53%) Wireshark
3 3 (5.26%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.51%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.75%) MS Access
5 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (45.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.51%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Back Office
2 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Consultant
3 8 (14.04%) Tester
3 8 (14.04%) Junior
3 8 (14.04%) Junior Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Test Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Applications Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Lead Tester
5 6 (10.53%) Automated Tester
5 6 (10.53%) Performance Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Performance Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Capacity Planning Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Network Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Lead Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) VB Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.86%) XML
2 16 (28.07%) HTML
3 6 (10.53%) .NET
4 5 (8.77%) CSS
5 3 (5.26%) XSLT
6 2 (3.51%) JSON
6 2 (3.51%) LINQ
6 2 (3.51%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (64.91%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) OO
2 19 (33.33%) OOP
3 14 (24.56%) Automated Testing
4 13 (22.81%) Scrum
5 11 (19.30%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (19.30%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (10.53%) Performance Management
6 6 (10.53%) ITIL
7 5 (8.77%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.26%) Migration
10 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.51%) MVC
10 2 (3.51%) ERP
10 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 46 (80.70%) SQL
2 30 (52.63%) VBScript
3 24 (42.11%) VBA
4 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
5 11 (19.30%) Python
5 11 (19.30%) Perl
5 11 (19.30%) Java
6 8 (14.04%) C#
7 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.26%) PHP
9 2 (3.51%) VB6
10 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.75%) C++
10 1 (1.75%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Degree
2 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
3 11 (19.30%) ISEB
4 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) HND
6 2 (3.51%) ACCA
6 2 (3.51%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (45.61%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (19.30%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.26%) XenApp
3 3 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) OpenView
1 11 (19.30%) Nagios
1 11 (19.30%) OPNET
1 11 (19.30%) SolarWinds Orion
1 11 (19.30%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) HP
2 14 (24.56%) VMware
3 11 (19.30%) Riverbed
3 11 (19.30%) SolarWinds
3 11 (19.30%) F5
3 11 (19.30%) Juniper
3 11 (19.30%) CA
3 11 (19.30%) Cisco
4 9 (15.79%) Citrix
5 6 (10.53%) BMC
5 6 (10.53%) NetScout
5 6 (10.53%) Compuware
6 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.26%) Motorola
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle
8 2 (3.51%) Business Objects
8 2 (3.51%) SAP
9 1 (1.75%) Cognos
9 1 (1.75%) Micro Focus
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire Wilts Oxon Newbury Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £22,500+ bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire Wilts Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £24k + VG Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 17 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago