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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 35 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.02% 0.56% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 1.15% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Median salary £23,750 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
138 87 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 69.35% 48.33% 61.25%
Number of salaries quoted 127 64 133
Median salary £36,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Chester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Access
3 2 (28.57%) Handlebars
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) MVVM
3 2 (28.57%) iPad
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (28.57%) OAuth2
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) .NET

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MS Access
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) VBA Developer
4 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (14.29%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
1 2 (28.57%) Handlebars
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) OAuth2
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) MVVM
1 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago