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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 72 79 86
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.50% 1.57% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 3.51% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 11
Median salary £32,000 £30,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.78% -13.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 372 484 476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 46.38% 44.61% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 305 439 385
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham +10 2 £40,750 +8.66%
Swindon +8 2 £25,000 -13.79%
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 12 (85.71%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Migration
4 7 (50.00%) MySQL
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 5 (35.71%) High Availability
6 5 (35.71%) Database Security
6 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
6 5 (35.71%) CRM
6 5 (35.71%) IIS
7 4 (28.57%) MS Office
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) SLA
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
9 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
9 2 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
9 2 (14.29%) SCCM
9 2 (14.29%) Structured Programming

VB
Top Related 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 5 (35.71%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MSI
2 1 (7.14%) InstallShield
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) DBA
2 6 (42.86%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) SQL DBA
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Packager
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Database Security
2 5 (35.71%) High Availability
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 2 (14.29%) Structured Programming
5 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle