Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 85 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 29 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.86% 2.25% 1.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.93% 5.79% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 36
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.58% +15.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £46,046 £48,125 £45,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 737 656 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 47.40% 38.79% 43.42%
Number of salaries quoted 636 560 862
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,250 £50,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Wiltshire

VB
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB in Wiltshire.

Salary trend for VB in Wiltshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Wiltshire

VB
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +7 16 £37,500 -6.25%
Salisbury - 3 £23,000 -
Chippenham +19 2 £36,046 -13.14%
Malmesbury +5 2 £47,500 -
Devizes - 1 - -
VB
South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
3 16 (55.17%) C#
4 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) .NET
6 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
7 10 (34.48%) Windows
8 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (27.59%) IIS
9 7 (24.14%) HTML
9 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
9 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
9 7 (24.14%) CSS
9 7 (24.14%) MVC
9 7 (24.14%) jQuery
9 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (20.69%) Umbraco
10 6 (20.69%) Trend Analysis
10 6 (20.69%) Web Development
10 6 (20.69%) Degree
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (20.69%) ITIL
10 6 (20.69%) HNC
10 6 (20.69%) PHP
11 5 (17.24%) MCSE
11 5 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (17.24%) Internet
11 5 (17.24%) HTML5
11 5 (17.24%) Windows 7

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 8 (27.59%) IIS
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (20.69%) Umbraco
4 5 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.45%) CMS
6 1 (3.45%) Drupal
6 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) MS Access
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.79%) InstallShield
2 4 (13.79%) MSI
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) Grunt
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) TestRail
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Applications Support
4 6 (20.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Graduate
7 3 (10.34%) Graduate Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Applications Support
7 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Support
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Service Performance Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) CSS
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) jQuery
3 5 (17.24%) HTML5
4 4 (13.79%) Ajax
5 3 (10.34%) CSS3
5 3 (10.34%) XML
5 3 (10.34%) XSL
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) EDI
6 2 (6.90%) NHibernate
6 2 (6.90%) WCF
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) WinForms
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.45%) LINQ
7 1 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
7 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.34%) Graphic Design
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) MVC
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Trend Analysis
2 6 (20.69%) Web Development
3 4 (13.79%) Application Packaging
3 4 (13.79%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Release Management
3 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Software Deployment
3 4 (13.79%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Application Performance Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
4 3 (10.34%) Time Management
5 2 (6.90%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) C#
3 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.69%) PHP
6 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
6 4 (13.79%) VBA
6 4 (13.79%) VBScript
7 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) Java
8 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
1 6 (20.69%) HNC
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) HND
4 2 (6.90%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Adobe
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle