Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 69 61
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +22
Permanent jobs citing VB 18 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.20% 1.60% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.09% 2.87% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 22
Swindon median annual salary £38,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.32% -5.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £44,250 £43,750 £45,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% +14.29%

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 Swindon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 440 453 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 53.79% 55.58% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 408 388 350
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £40,382 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.24% +0.96% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,425 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Swindon

VB
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for VB in Swindon

VB
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for VB.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
1 15 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (72.22%) .NET
3 12 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) IIS
7 3 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 2 (11.11%) EDI
8 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
8 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
9 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
9 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (5.56%) MS Access
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Analyst
2 12 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Environment Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) EDI
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
1 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow