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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 41 60
Rank change year-on-year -16 +19  
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.73% 3.55% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 8.26% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 4
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 236 218 252
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 57.42% 43.00% 44.13%
Number of salaries quoted 206 190 231
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 25 June 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Structured Programming
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Application Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (20.00%) WordPress
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development

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 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal
3 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Grunt
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) LINQ
1 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (20.00%) Sass
1 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Application Performance Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (40.00%) Structured Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Typography
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
Swindon
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago