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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 79 89
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10  
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.32% 2.44% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 4.49% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 10
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,050 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £35,500
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 572 579 618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 68.83% 54.26% 59.31%
Number of salaries quoted 460 408 505
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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 28 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
Cheltenham -1 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Gloucester +5 3 £50,000 +2.04%
Stroud - 1 £45,000 - 1
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VB.

1 20 (86.96%) C++
2 16 (69.57%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) Unix
2 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
3 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) Python
3 15 (65.22%) Perl
3 15 (65.22%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (60.87%) XML
4 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
5 13 (56.52%) OO
6 12 (52.17%) DV Cleared
7 11 (47.83%) Apple iOS
7 11 (47.83%) J2EE
7 11 (47.83%) Data Analytics
7 11 (47.83%) Analytics
7 11 (47.83%) Android
8 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
9 9 (39.13%) Internet
9 9 (39.13%) C#
9 9 (39.13%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
10 6 (26.09%) C
11 5 (21.74%) Finance
11 5 (21.74%) Linux
12 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (17.39%) Java EE
12 4 (17.39%) Reverse Engineering

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 (4.35%) FileNet
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
3 5 (21.74%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Electronics
4 4 (17.39%) Games
4 4 (17.39%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Test Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Systems Test Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Systems Integrator
5 4 (17.39%) Consultant
5 4 (17.39%) Software Consultant
5 4 (17.39%) Test Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) ERP Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) XML
2 11 (47.83%) J2EE
3 4 (17.39%) Java EE
3 4 (17.39%) STL
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) XSD
5 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Unix
2 11 (47.83%) Android
2 11 (47.83%) Apple iOS
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (65.22%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
3 13 (56.52%) OO
4 11 (47.83%) Analytics
4 11 (47.83%) Data Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) Coaching
5 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
5 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 4 (17.39%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C++
2 16 (69.57%) Java
3 15 (65.22%) Perl
3 15 (65.22%) Python
4 9 (39.13%) C#
5 6 (26.09%) C
6 4 (17.39%) Objective-C
6 4 (17.39%) VB6
7 3 (13.04%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
7 3 (13.04%) VBScript
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
8 1 (4.35%) PHP
8 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) DV Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) CCNA
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (17.39%) CISSP
3 4 (17.39%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (17.39%) GIAC
3 4 (17.39%) Linux+ Certification
3 4 (17.39%) MCSE
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (17.39%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (17.39%) SANS
3 4 (17.39%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (17.39%) SSCP
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) PhD
5 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) ISEB
6 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Epicor
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
Stroud, Gloucestershire
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