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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 84 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB 17 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.52% 1.97% 3.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 3.86% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 30
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,534 £26,925
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £38,750
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
511 621 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 45.54% 51.07% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 471 525 392
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
(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
Chippenham +5 8 £35,000 +42.65%
Swindon -4 6 £32,000 -26.85% 2
Marlborough - 1 £26,000 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 24 (75.00%) C#
3 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 21 (65.63%) .NET
5 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
6 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
7 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
7 9 (28.13%) SSDT
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) Change Management
9 6 (18.75%) WPF
9 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 5 (15.63%) Finance
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle
10 5 (15.63%) HTML
10 5 (15.63%) Windows
10 5 (15.63%) OO
10 5 (15.63%) Business Transformation
11 4 (12.50%) CRM
11 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 4 (12.50%) PHP
11 4 (12.50%) Project Management
11 4 (12.50%) WebTrends
11 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (12.50%) Marketing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) WebTrends
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Intranet
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) VoIP
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (28.13%) SSDT
4 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 9 (28.13%) SQL DBA
3 9 (28.13%) DBA
3 9 (28.13%) Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C++ Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Database Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) C++/C# Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Products Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
2 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
3 6 (18.75%) WPF
4 5 (15.63%) HTML
5 4 (12.50%) HTML5
5 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.38%) Classic ASP
6 3 (9.38%) Silverlight
6 3 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (9.38%) Web Services
6 3 (9.38%) XML
6 3 (9.38%) WinForms
7 1 (3.13%) CSS3
7 1 (3.13%) jQuery
7 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Copywriting
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) GIS
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Change Management
1 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) OO
2 5 (15.63%) Business Transformation
3 4 (12.50%) Analytics
3 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (12.50%) CRM
3 4 (12.50%) Content Management
3 4 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Web Analytics
3 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) OOP
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.38%) MVVM
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.25%) ETL
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 24 (75.00%) C#
3 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.50%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) C
5 3 (9.38%) XAML
5 3 (9.38%) C++
5 3 (9.38%) Java
6 2 (6.25%) VBScript
6 2 (6.25%) VBA
7 1 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) XPath
7 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) OpenView
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
1 1 (3.13%) OPNET
1 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.13%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.13%) F5
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) CA
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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