The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle - - 17.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheadle region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 82.14% 77.19% 69.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 26
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Cheadle region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

VB
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

VB Salary Trend in Cheadle

VB
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheadle region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheadle region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET