Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 60 68
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 16 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.25% 1.87% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.51% 4.53% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 21
Swindon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £47,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -14.63% +17.14% -6.67%

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 355 331 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 49.86% 41.17% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 304 268 371
Swindon median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £29,825 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,375 £51,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VB.

1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) C#
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) MVC
5 7 (43.75%) IIS
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 6 (37.50%) Web Development
6 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (31.25%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (31.25%) Internet
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (31.25%) MCSE
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) PHP
7 5 (31.25%) HTML5
7 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 5 (31.25%) Umbraco
8 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
8 4 (25.00%) MS Access
8 4 (25.00%) Ajax

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 7 (43.75%) IIS
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (31.25%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (31.25%) Umbraco
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (6.25%) CMS
5 1 (6.25%) Drupal
5 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) MS Access
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Grunt
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Support
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Applications Support
4 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 3 (18.75%) CSS3
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) XSL
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) EDI
6 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
6 2 (12.50%) WCF
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) WinForms
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.25%) LINQ
7 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
7 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Graphic Design
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) SCADA
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Application Performance Management
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
4 3 (18.75%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Information Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (6.25%) Java
8 1 (6.25%) VB6
8 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) HNC
2 3 (18.75%) HND
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle