Period
to 18 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 63 66
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 20 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.41% 1.84% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.45% 3.69% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 18
Swindon median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £44,500 £43,750 £45,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.71% -12.50% +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 449 379 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 54.10% 49.87% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 410 324 295
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,125 £53,750
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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) PowerShell
3 12 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (50.00%) IIS
4 10 (50.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) ITIL
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 8 (40.00%) EDI
6 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (30.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
9 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
9 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (15.00%) Application Performance Management
9 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (15.00%) HTML
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (15.00%) CSS
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (15.00%) MS Access
9 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis

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 10 (50.00%) IIS
1 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (15.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) MS Access
5 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MSI
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Packager
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Applications Packager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Packager
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Environment Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) EDI
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Application Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Application Discovery
5 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
5 2 (10.00%) Tech Ops
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (10.00%) MCDST
1 2 (10.00%) MCP
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec