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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 63 86 78
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB 32 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.95% 0.90% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.35% 2.13% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 22
Average salary £31,500 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.81% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £22,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
504 470 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 46.54% 42.30% 51.20%
Number of salaries quoted 465 417 463
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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 +18 19 £29,000 -35.55% 1
Chippenham -3 7 £37,500 +35.13% 1
Trowbridge - 3 £36,000 -
Devizes - 1 £23,500 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 41 (75.93%) SQL
2 38 (70.37%) SQL Server
3 35 (64.81%) .NET
4 30 (55.56%) C#
5 28 (51.85%) IIS
6 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET
6 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
7 21 (38.89%) XML
8 19 (35.19%) Visual Studio
8 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
9 18 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 17 (31.48%) HTML
10 17 (31.48%) VB.NET
10 17 (31.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (27.78%) Windows
12 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
12 14 (25.93%) PHP
13 13 (24.07%) CSS
13 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
13 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
14 12 (22.22%) Finance
14 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
14 12 (22.22%) Entity Framework
14 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (20.37%) VBScript
15 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (18.52%) FTP
16 10 (18.52%) jQuery
16 10 (18.52%) HTML5
16 10 (18.52%) CSS3

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 28 (51.85%) IIS
2 7 (12.96%) CMS
3 6 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) FTP
2 8 (14.81%) DHCP
2 8 (14.81%) DNS
3 7 (12.96%) HTTP
4 5 (9.26%) IPv4
4 5 (9.26%) NAS
4 5 (9.26%) SAN
4 5 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (5.56%) IMAP
5 3 (5.56%) SMTP
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) MS Access
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (14.81%) SSDT
3 5 (9.26%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.56%) MySQL
4 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Visual Studio
2 17 (31.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.85%) AccuRev
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
2 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.26%) Local Government
4 3 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (61.11%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) SQL Developer
3 15 (27.78%) Applications Support
4 13 (24.07%) Analyst
4 13 (24.07%) Applications Support Analyst
4 13 (24.07%) Support Analyst
5 10 (18.52%) Web Developer
6 8 (14.81%) Administrator
6 8 (14.81%) Database Developer
6 8 (14.81%) DBA
6 8 (14.81%) SQL Database Developer
6 8 (14.81%) SQL DBA
7 7 (12.96%) .NET Developer
7 7 (12.96%) VB Developer
8 5 (9.26%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Agile Developer
8 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
8 5 (9.26%) ICT Manager
8 5 (9.26%) Systems Manager
9 4 (7.41%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (64.81%) .NET
2 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET
3 21 (38.89%) XML
4 17 (31.48%) HTML
5 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
5 13 (24.07%) CSS
6 12 (22.22%) Entity Framework
7 10 (18.52%) CSS3
7 10 (18.52%) HTML5
7 10 (18.52%) jQuery
8 6 (11.11%) XSLT
9 4 (7.41%) Web Services
10 3 (5.56%) DHTML
11 1 (1.85%) Classic ASP
11 1 (1.85%) SOAP
11 1 (1.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Raspberry Pi
3 3 (5.56%) Data Conversion
3 3 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) W3C
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Electronic Trading
2 7 (12.96%) Front End Development
3 6 (11.11%) Application Performance Management
3 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 6 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 6 (11.11%) Migration
3 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.26%) CRM
4 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
4 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
4 5 (9.26%) ETL
4 5 (9.26%) MVC
4 5 (9.26%) Web Application Development
5 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.41%) Web Development
6 3 (5.56%) Database Tuning
6 3 (5.56%) System Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) SQL
2 30 (55.56%) C#
3 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
4 18 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 17 (31.48%) VB.NET
6 14 (25.93%) PHP
7 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
8 11 (20.37%) VBScript
9 7 (12.96%) VBA
10 5 (9.26%) Java
10 5 (9.26%) XPath
11 2 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.81%) Degree
3 6 (11.11%) MCSA
3 6 (11.11%) MCSE
4 5 (9.26%) DBS Check
4 5 (9.26%) HND
4 5 (9.26%) MCP
4 5 (9.26%) MCTS
4 5 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Dell
2 5 (9.26%) HP
2 5 (9.26%) Nimble Storage
2 5 (9.26%) Ruckus Wireless
2 5 (9.26%) VMware
3 3 (5.56%) Infor
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
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