Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 56 61
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 20 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.33% 2.20% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.45% 4.59% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 10
Swindon median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,700
90th Percentile £52,750 £41,875 £45,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -21.69% +18.57%

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 449 327 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 52.33% 47.95% 43.02%
Number of salaries quoted 413 286 273
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +4.94% +8.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £56,650
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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Swindon

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) PowerShell
3 13 (65.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) IIS
4 10 (50.00%) ITIL
4 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (45.00%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (40.00%) EDI
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) .NET
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
10 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (20.00%) MVC
10 4 (20.00%) Symantec
10 4 (20.00%) MSI
10 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (20.00%) Degree
10 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 4 (20.00%) QA
10 4 (20.00%) MCDST
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (20.00%) MCP
10 4 (20.00%) SQL
10 4 (20.00%) HTML
10 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (20.00%) MCSE

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 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (15.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) MS Access
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Packager
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Applications Packager
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Packager
6 2 (10.00%) Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) EDI
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.00%) WinForms
5 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Application Discovery
4 4 (20.00%) Break/Fix
4 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 4 (20.00%) Tech Ops
5 3 (15.00%) Application Performance Management
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) VBA
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) MCDST
1 4 (20.00%) MCP
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
1 4 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Sage