The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West / Bristol
Rank 117 113 118
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.77% 1.02% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 1.76% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 11
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1070 1078 1067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 58.60% 58.05% 55.09%
Number of salaries quoted 914 991 955
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,561 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Bristol

VB
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for VB in Bristol

VB
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Bristol over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Bristol

VB
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Avonmouth - 2 £30,000 - 1
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VB.

1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) .NET
3 11 (50.00%) HTML
3 11 (50.00%) CSS
4 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) MVC
7 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
7 7 (31.82%) VB6
7 7 (31.82%) WPF
8 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 6 (27.27%) Scrum
9 5 (22.73%) XML
9 5 (22.73%) C++
9 5 (22.73%) jQuery
9 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (22.73%) Entity Framework
10 4 (18.18%) Data Management
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle
10 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
10 4 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (18.18%) User Experience
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
11 3 (13.64%) MS Excel

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.55%) MS Access
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.55%) Moq
3 1 (4.55%) MSTest
3 1 (4.55%) NUnit
General
1 3 (13.64%) Advertising
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) ASP Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Report Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) VB Developer
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
2 11 (50.00%) HTML
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 7 (31.82%) WPF
5 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (22.73%) Entity Framework
6 5 (22.73%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (13.64%) CSS3
8 3 (13.64%) HTML5
9 2 (9.09%) Ajax
9 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 2 (9.09%) JSON
9 2 (9.09%) Lambda Expressions
9 2 (9.09%) LINQ
9 2 (9.09%) REST
9 2 (9.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) FMCG
3 1 (4.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) MVC
2 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Data Management
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Conversion
6 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) Line Management
6 2 (9.09%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
4 7 (31.82%) VB6
5 5 (22.73%) C++
6 3 (13.64%) VBScript
7 2 (9.09%) C
7 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.55%) Java
8 1 (4.55%) Perl
8 1 (4.55%) Python
8 1 (4.55%) VBA
8 1 (4.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Logi
3 2 (9.09%) Logi Analytics
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Blue Prism
4 1 (4.55%) HP
Avonmouth, Bristol
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
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Posted: 20 days ago