The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 24 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.51% 1.01% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.59% 1.60% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 188 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 59.40% 63.51% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 68 137 89
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VB
Salary Trend in Chester

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

VB Salary Trend in Chester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) ETL
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) VBA
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) VB6
7 1 (10.00%) .NET
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) XSL
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) MS Access
7 1 (10.00%) VBScript
7 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (10.00%) CSS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) VBA Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (10.00%) Handlebars
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) OAuth2
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) MVVM
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) VBA
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) HL7
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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