The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Chesterfield region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 19 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 1.94% - 31.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% - 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 14
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 38.83% 36.49% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 33
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Derbyshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) VBA
4 2 (40.00%) VB6
4 2 (40.00%) SAP SRM
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) QARun
5 1 (20.00%) PHP5

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (20.00%) QARun
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP