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

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 71 64
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 +21
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 6 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.95% 0.76% 3.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 1.63% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 36
Swindon median annual salary £35,000 £38,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +24.59% -28.24%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £39,250 £42,000 £42,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £41,500 £32,250
% change year-on-year -15.66% +28.68% -10.42%

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 293 369 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 46.58% 46.71% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 258 305 425
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,000 £26,735
90th Percentile £60,250 £61,250 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +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

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Advertising
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) EDI
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) C#

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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft