The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chesterfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 24 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 2.00% 1.04% 35.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 3.03% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 15
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Derbyshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 44.00% 34.38% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 32
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

VB
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

VB Salary Trend in Chesterfield

VB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) SAP SRM
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (25.00%) PHP5
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP