Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 68 58
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10 +23
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.65% 1.48% 1.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% 2.18% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 9
Bath median annual salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.54% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,950 £33,500 £30,850
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,750 £44,500
Somerset median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.67% +7.14%

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 473 412 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 61.59% 67.54% 65.74%
Number of salaries quoted 421 385 354
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Bath

VB
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB in Bath.

Salary trend for VB in Bath

VB
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Bath over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Bath region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Redis
5 1 (20.00%) Riak
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Facebook
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Redis
3 1 (20.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
4 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (20.00%) VB Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) Memcached
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) XHR
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Development
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) PayPal
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow