Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 104 103
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.64% 1.17% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 2.46% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 14
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -15.15% +26.92%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,250 £37,500 £43,750
South West median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.33% -6.25% +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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 862 733 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 50.35% 47.50% 43.76%
Number of salaries quoted 728 660 565
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.85%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,076 £60,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 -20 10 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Chippenham -8 1 - -
VB
South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) MCP
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) Symantec
5 3 (27.27%) MSI
5 3 (27.27%) MCDST
5 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) SCCM
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC

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 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MSI
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) TestRail
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Packager
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Applications Packager
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Packager
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) EDI
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms
4 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Application Discovery
2 3 (27.27%) Break/Fix
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
2 3 (27.27%) Tech Ops
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VB6
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) MCDST
1 3 (27.27%) MCP
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Sage