The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 68 85 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing VB 18 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.93% 1.17% 2.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.29% 2.62% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 25
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,900
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
420 458 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 45.11% 44.51% 42.05%
Number of salaries quoted 373 374 356
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

VB
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +11 13 £40,000 -11.11%
Calne - 2 £22,500 -
Chippenham -13 1 £27,000 -22.85%
Corsham - 1 £57,500 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 37 (77.08%) SQL Server
2 25 (52.08%) .NET
2 25 (52.08%) SQL
3 22 (45.83%) C#
3 22 (45.83%) Windows
4 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 15 (31.25%) VB.NET
4 15 (31.25%) IIS
5 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
5 13 (27.08%) Web Application Development
5 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (22.92%) TDD
8 10 (20.83%) NUnit
8 10 (20.83%) MVC
8 10 (20.83%) Scrum
8 10 (20.83%) WinForms
8 10 (20.83%) NHibernate
8 10 (20.83%) Streaming Music
8 10 (20.83%) WCF
8 10 (20.83%) WPF
8 10 (20.83%) ITIL
8 10 (20.83%) Kanban
8 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (20.83%) MVVM
8 10 (20.83%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (20.83%) Moq
8 10 (20.83%) BDD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (31.25%) IIS
2 6 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) DHCP
1 3 (6.25%) DNS
1 3 (6.25%) FTP
1 3 (6.25%) IPv4
1 3 (6.25%) NAS
1 3 (6.25%) SAN
1 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.17%) LAN
2 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) HTTP
3 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (77.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (12.50%) MS Access
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (12.50%) SSDT
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Moq
1 10 (20.83%) NUnit
1 10 (20.83%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Local Government
3 2 (4.17%) Electronics
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) Applications Support
3 15 (31.25%) Analyst
3 15 (31.25%) Applications Support Analyst
3 15 (31.25%) Support Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Administrator
5 6 (12.50%) Database Developer
5 6 (12.50%) DBA
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
5 6 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.25%) ICT Manager
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Manager
6 3 (6.25%) VB Developer
7 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) .NET
2 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 10 (20.83%) NHibernate
3 10 (20.83%) WCF
3 10 (20.83%) WinForms
3 10 (20.83%) WPF
4 9 (18.75%) XML
5 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 6 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 5 (10.42%) HTML
7 3 (6.25%) XSLT
8 2 (4.17%) DHTML
8 2 (4.17%) Web Services
9 1 (2.08%) Bing Maps
9 1 (2.08%) CSS
9 1 (2.08%) Google Maps API
9 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Streaming Music
2 3 (6.25%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) CMDB
3 2 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (4.17%) W3C
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.25%) Unix
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Web Application Development
2 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) TDD
3 10 (20.83%) BDD
3 10 (20.83%) ITIL
3 10 (20.83%) Kanban
3 10 (20.83%) MVC
3 10 (20.83%) MVVM
3 10 (20.83%) Scrum
4 7 (14.58%) Application Performance Management
4 7 (14.58%) Performance Management
5 6 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 6 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.17%) ERP
8 2 (4.17%) System Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) SQL
2 22 (45.83%) C#
3 15 (31.25%) VB.NET
4 12 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 6 (12.50%) VBA
6 6 (12.50%) VBScript
7 5 (10.42%) C++
7 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.33%) PHP
9 3 (6.25%) VB6
10 2 (4.17%) C
10 2 (4.17%) VC++
11 1 (2.08%) Java
11 1 (2.08%) Perl
11 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) MCSA
2 6 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 3 (6.25%) HND
3 3 (6.25%) MCP
3 3 (6.25%) MCTS
3 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SmoothWall
2 1 (2.08%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) OpenView
2 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) HP
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Dell
3 3 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (6.25%) Ruckus Wireless
3 3 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Infor
5 1 (2.08%) CA
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) ESRI
5 1 (2.08%) F5
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.08%) Telerik
5 1 (2.08%) Trapeze