The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 43 46
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester - 1.23% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.26% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £52,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +72.13%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

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 Gloucester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 149 133 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 63.95% 54.73% 61.72%
Number of salaries quoted 134 69 154
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

VB
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for VB in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Master's Degree
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior VB Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior VB6 Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Master's Degree
1 2 (66.67%) PhD
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared