The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 81 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.18% 2.59% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.81% 5.16% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 21
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £29,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,900 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
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 Wiltshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
462 504 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.89% 50.30% 44.43%
Number of salaries quoted 393 459 456
Average salary £37,750 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.02% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
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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
Chippenham - 9 £33,000 -
Swindon -16 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Corsham - 1 £57,500 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 20 (66.67%) C#
3 13 (43.33%) .NET
4 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
4 11 (36.67%) C++
5 9 (30.00%) Web Services
5 9 (30.00%) Windows
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle
6 7 (23.33%) Change Management
6 7 (23.33%) GIS
6 7 (23.33%) WPF
6 7 (23.33%) MVVM
6 7 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (20.00%) Degree
7 6 (20.00%) VBScript
7 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) OO
8 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (13.33%) VMware
9 4 (13.33%) VBA
9 4 (13.33%) Java
9 4 (13.33%) T-SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) VoIP
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.33%) VLAN
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) DBA
2 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
2 4 (13.33%) SQL DBA
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Products Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.67%) QA Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) Web Services
3 7 (23.33%) WPF
3 7 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) Spring
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.67%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) GIS
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Change Management
1 7 (23.33%) MVVM
2 5 (16.67%) OO
3 4 (13.33%) Process Management
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) OOP
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 20 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (36.67%) C++
4 6 (20.00%) VBScript
5 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (13.33%) VBA
6 4 (13.33%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (10.00%) C
7 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.67%) VC++
8 2 (6.67%) Python
8 2 (6.67%) Perl
9 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) OpenView
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
1 2 (6.67%) OPNET
1 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (6.67%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Juniper
4 2 (6.67%) CA
4 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (3.33%) Sophos
5 1 (3.33%) Altiris
Salisbury
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Salisbury
Real Staffing
Salary: £34500 - £41500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago