The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 35 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.65% 0.68% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.04% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Northern Ireland

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

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
109 96 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 70.32% 64.86% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 44 77 45
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

VB
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

VB Salary Trend in County Antrim

VB
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast 0 1 - - 1
VB
Northern Ireland

VB
Top 23 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) WinRunner
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

VB
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago