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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 83 86 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Permanent jobs citing VB 22 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.77% 1.47% 3.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 3.35% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 29
Average salary £24,534 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.90% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £36,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
592 478 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 47.70% 43.97% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 516 412 403
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +4 16 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Chippenham - 5 £24,534 -
Corsham - 1 £60,000 - 1
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 40 (81.63%) SQL
2 24 (48.98%) Computer Science
3 22 (44.90%) VBScript
4 19 (38.78%) VBA
4 19 (38.78%) XML
5 18 (36.73%) MS Office
6 16 (32.65%) Windows
6 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
6 16 (32.65%) Degree
7 15 (30.61%) HP
7 15 (30.61%) QuickTest Pro
8 14 (28.57%) Terminal Services
8 14 (28.57%) QA
8 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 14 (28.57%) VMware
9 13 (26.53%) OO
9 13 (26.53%) Java
10 12 (24.49%) C#
10 12 (24.49%) Scrum
11 11 (22.45%) HTML
11 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
12 10 (20.41%) Perl
12 10 (20.41%) Nagios
12 10 (20.41%) Python
12 10 (20.41%) OpenView
12 10 (20.41%) Juniper
12 10 (20.41%) CA
12 10 (20.41%) VoIP
12 10 (20.41%) Cisco

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 4 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.04%) Drupal
2 1 (2.04%) WordPress
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) MS Office
2 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) VoIP
2 5 (10.20%) WAN
2 5 (10.20%) Wireshark
3 4 (8.16%) Network Security
3 4 (8.16%) NAS
3 4 (8.16%) DHCP
3 4 (8.16%) DNS
3 4 (8.16%) SAN
3 4 (8.16%) Internet
3 4 (8.16%) Firewall
3 4 (8.16%) Wireless
3 4 (8.16%) IP Telephony
3 4 (8.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) MS Access
6 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.08%) Back Office
1 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) Tester
3 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Products Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Capacity Planning Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Lead Tester
4 5 (10.20%) Automated Tester
4 5 (10.20%) Performance Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Applications Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Junior Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Junior
4 5 (10.20%) Test Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Network Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Performance Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.08%) QA Leader
6 2 (4.08%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) XML
2 11 (22.45%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) .NET
4 3 (6.12%) jQuery
5 2 (4.08%) XSLT
5 2 (4.08%) Flash
6 1 (2.04%) Cocoa
6 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.04%) CSS
6 1 (2.04%) Web Services
6 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.98%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) User Experience
3 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.08%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) UNIX
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) OO
2 12 (24.49%) Scrum
3 10 (20.41%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (20.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (18.37%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (18.37%) Automated Testing
5 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.29%) Change Management
6 6 (12.24%) OOP
7 5 (10.20%) Performance Management
7 5 (10.20%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.04%) Coaching
10 1 (2.04%) DevOps
10 1 (2.04%) Security Management
10 1 (2.04%) Information Security
10 1 (2.04%) CRM
10 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) SQL
2 22 (44.90%) VBScript
3 19 (38.78%) VBA
4 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 13 (26.53%) Java
6 12 (24.49%) C#
7 10 (20.41%) Perl
7 10 (20.41%) Python
8 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
9 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.08%) PHP
10 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.04%) C++
11 1 (2.04%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Terminal Services
1 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) OpenView
1 10 (20.41%) Nagios
1 10 (20.41%) OPNET
1 10 (20.41%) SolarWinds Orion
1 10 (20.41%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (8.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) HP
2 14 (28.57%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) Riverbed
3 10 (20.41%) SolarWinds
3 10 (20.41%) F5
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco
3 10 (20.41%) Juniper
3 10 (20.41%) CA
4 9 (18.37%) Oracle
5 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.20%) Compuware
6 5 (10.20%) Citrix
6 5 (10.20%) BMC
6 5 (10.20%) NetScout
6 5 (10.20%) NetQoS
6 5 (10.20%) Ipanema Technologies
7 4 (8.16%) Altiris
7 4 (8.16%) Sophos
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Negotiable + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago