The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 74 83
Rank change year-on-year -20 +9  
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.76% 2.64% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 4.16% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 16
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +35.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £52,500 £39,250
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 621 625 620
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 67.06% 63.39% 58.77%
Number of salaries quoted 517 452 494
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,250 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

VB
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for VB in Gloucestershire

VB
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Cirencester - 4 £40,000 - 2
Cheltenham -5 1 £45,000 -
Stroud - 1 £45,000 -
VB
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VB.

1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) C++
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) OO
4 8 (44.44%) Python
4 8 (44.44%) XML
5 7 (38.89%) J2EE
5 7 (38.89%) Perl
5 7 (38.89%) Data Analytics
5 7 (38.89%) Analytics
5 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
5 7 (38.89%) Android
6 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) Internet
6 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (27.78%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) VB6
8 4 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (22.22%) Marketing
8 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (5.56%) FileNet
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.56%) RSpec
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Electronics
2 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Business Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Integrator
6 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
7 1 (5.56%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 7 (38.89%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Unix
2 7 (38.89%) Android
2 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (44.44%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) Analytics
4 7 (38.89%) Data Analytics
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (22.22%) CRM
6 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 4 (22.22%) Workflow
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (5.56%) TDD
9 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C++
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) Python
4 7 (38.89%) Perl
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) VB6
7 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (11.11%) VBScript
9 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) Master's Degree
3 2 (11.11%) PhD
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Epicor
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago