Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 82 71
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.47% 1.22% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 1.99% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 13
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £38,500 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £41,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £48,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +28.00% +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 Cheltenham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 322 502 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 67.65% 61.00% 55.04%
Number of salaries quoted 285 426 323
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Cheltenham

VB
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for VB in Cheltenham

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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (71.43%) Programme Management
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Integration Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) COM+
3 1 (14.29%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Programme Management
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) COBOL
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Capita
2 1 (14.29%) JDA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) RedPrairie