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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 81 70 64
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 20 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.72% 2.45% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.18% 5.58% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 28
Average salary £40,000 £33,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% +3.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
479 466 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.12% 43.96% 48.73%
Number of salaries quoted 432 419 494
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +5 15 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Chippenham - 3 £33,000 - 3
Corsham - 2 £58,750 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 35 (79.55%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) C#
2 18 (40.91%) VBScript
3 16 (36.36%) XML
4 15 (34.09%) VBA
4 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
5 13 (29.55%) Oracle
5 13 (29.55%) Windows
5 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
6 12 (27.27%) .NET
6 12 (27.27%) MS Office
6 12 (27.27%) Degree
7 11 (25.00%) OO
7 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (25.00%) Change Management
7 11 (25.00%) Scrum
7 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 10 (22.73%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (20.45%) QA
10 8 (18.18%) UNIX
10 8 (18.18%) VMware
10 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
10 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (15.91%) Terminal Services
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
12 6 (13.64%) Java
12 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
12 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (13.64%) Network Monitoring

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.27%) WordPress
2 1 (2.27%) Drupal
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
1 4 (9.09%) Wireless
1 4 (9.09%) Network Security
1 4 (9.09%) NAS
1 4 (9.09%) IP Telephony
1 4 (9.09%) VLAN
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
1 4 (9.09%) DHCP
1 4 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) VoIP
3 2 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.82%) MySQL
7 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.27%) MS Access
8 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Support Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Products Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Tester
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Developer
4 5 (11.36%) SQL DBA
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (11.36%) DBA
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Lead Tester
6 3 (6.82%) Automated Tester
6 3 (6.82%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
7 2 (4.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) XML
2 12 (27.27%) .NET
3 5 (11.36%) Web Services
4 4 (9.09%) jQuery
4 4 (9.09%) HTML
5 3 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (6.82%) WPF
6 2 (4.55%) Flash
6 2 (4.55%) XSLT
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.27%) HTML5
7 1 (2.27%) CSS
7 1 (2.27%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.27%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.82%) GIS
4 2 (4.55%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Change Management
1 11 (25.00%) Scrum
1 11 (25.00%) OO
2 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 6 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.82%) MVVM
6 3 (6.82%) OOP
6 3 (6.82%) Process Management
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.55%) Coaching
8 1 (2.27%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (2.27%) Build Automation
8 1 (2.27%) Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Database Security
8 1 (2.27%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) C#
2 18 (40.91%) VBScript
3 15 (34.09%) VBA
4 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 6 (13.64%) Java
6 5 (11.36%) C++
6 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.82%) Perl
7 3 (6.82%) Python
8 2 (4.55%) VC++
8 2 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.91%) Terminal Services
3 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (6.82%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (6.82%) OpenView
2 3 (6.82%) Nagios
2 3 (6.82%) OPNET
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Oracle
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) Altiris
4 4 (9.09%) Sophos
4 4 (9.09%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) Riverbed
5 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.82%) F5
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) Juniper
5 3 (6.82%) CA
6 1 (2.27%) NetQoS
6 1 (2.27%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (2.27%) Compuware
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) BMC
6 1 (2.27%) NetScout
Berkshire Wilts Oxon Newbury Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £22- 26k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago