Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 158 172
Rank change year-on-year -28 +14 -45
Permanent jobs citing VB 19 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.50% 0.72% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 1.27% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 20
Bristol median annual salary £35,250 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.73% -7.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £29,950 £26,525 £29,525
90th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £48,875
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2336 1811 2288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.22% 56.40% 60.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1964 1586 2080
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,250 £68,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +4.05%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VB.

1 17 (89.47%) C#
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) .NET
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) VBScript
6 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (31.58%) XML
7 6 (31.58%) Document Management
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (26.32%) Visualfiles
8 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (26.32%) Case Management
8 5 (26.32%) MVC
8 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (21.05%) IIS
9 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
9 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (15.79%) Retail
10 3 (15.79%) Release Management
10 3 (15.79%) MySQL
10 3 (15.79%) XSD
10 3 (15.79%) XSLT
10 3 (15.79%) Unix
11 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
11 2 (10.53%) Windows
11 2 (10.53%) OO

VB
Co-occurring 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.26%) MS Access
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Moq
1 2 (10.53%) MSTest
1 2 (10.53%) NUnit
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Applications Support
2 6 (31.58%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Software Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
2 6 (31.58%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) XSD
3 3 (15.79%) XSLT
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.26%) WinForms
5 1 (5.26%) WPF
5 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Document Management
2 5 (26.32%) Case Management
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) VBScript
4 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) VBA
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) CA
3 1 (5.26%) IFS
3 1 (5.26%) Lotus
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy