The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 78 76 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 27 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.92% 2.08% 4.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 4.34% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 54
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,400 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
562 622 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 57.41% 47.99% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 478 543 741
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VB
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Cheshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Cheshire

VB
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Chester +4 4 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Crewe - 3 £55,000 -
Warrington +1 1 £25,000 -
VB
North West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 36 (81.82%) .NET
2 33 (75.00%) C#
3 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (59.09%) VB.NET
4 26 (59.09%) ASP.NET
5 23 (52.27%) Windows
6 22 (50.00%) Scrum
7 18 (40.91%) MVC
8 17 (38.64%) SQL
9 15 (34.09%) WinForms
9 15 (34.09%) WCF
9 15 (34.09%) WPF
9 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (31.82%) Kanban
10 14 (31.82%) TDD
10 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
10 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
11 13 (29.55%) Internet
11 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
11 13 (29.55%) NUnit
11 13 (29.55%) VB6
11 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
11 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
11 13 (29.55%) Dependency Injection
11 13 (29.55%) Inversion of Control
11 13 (29.55%) MSTest
11 13 (29.55%) Spring.NET
11 13 (29.55%) MVVM
11 13 (29.55%) Rhino Mocks

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) MS Access
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Moq
1 13 (29.55%) MSTest
1 13 (29.55%) NUnit
1 13 (29.55%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (20.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
2 31 (70.45%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.82%) Junior
3 14 (31.82%) Junior Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Graduate
4 13 (29.55%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Graduate Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Internet Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Junior .NET Developer
5 11 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 11 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 10 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (22.73%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (20.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (20.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (15.91%) SQL Developer
9 6 (13.64%) Consultant
10 4 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
10 4 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (81.82%) .NET
2 26 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (34.09%) WCF
3 15 (34.09%) WinForms
3 15 (34.09%) WPF
4 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
4 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 13 (29.55%) Castle Windsor
4 13 (29.55%) Ninject
4 13 (29.55%) Spring.NET
4 13 (29.55%) Unity DI Container
5 12 (27.27%) HTML
6 10 (22.73%) XML
7 9 (20.45%) HTML5
7 9 (20.45%) XSL
8 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.82%) CSS
10 2 (4.55%) jQuery
11 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
1 13 (29.55%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (6.82%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) VMS
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (50.00%) Scrum
3 18 (40.91%) MVC
4 14 (31.82%) Kanban
4 14 (31.82%) TDD
5 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (29.55%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (29.55%) MVVM
5 13 (29.55%) Web Application Development
6 10 (22.73%) Mobile Development
7 9 (20.45%) Web Development
8 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Automation Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.55%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.27%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) C#
2 26 (59.09%) VB.NET
3 17 (38.64%) SQL
4 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 13 (29.55%) VB6
6 10 (22.73%) VBScript
7 2 (4.55%) C
7 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.55%) VBA
8 1 (2.27%) Java
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) HL7
1 9 (20.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) Lotus
3 1 (2.27%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
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