The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Crewe region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 26 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 2.50% 6.25% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.63% 11.69% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 77 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 44.38% 53.47% 64.63%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 65
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,050 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
Cheshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

VB
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

VB Salary Trend in Crewe

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 23 (92.00%) C#
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) XML
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) jQuery
4 11 (44.00%) Ajax
4 11 (44.00%) N-Tier
4 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 10 (40.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) SQL
6 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (36.00%) WCF
7 8 (32.00%) .NET Remoting
7 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (32.00%) WinForms
7 8 (32.00%) Web Services
8 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (24.00%) DTS
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.00%) OO
11 3 (12.00%) UML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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.

Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (24.00%) DTS
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) MSI
2 1 (4.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Web Developer
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Developer
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Consultant
8 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (12.00%) Solutions Consultant
8 3 (12.00%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Applications Packager
9 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Citrix Consultant
9 1 (4.00%) WPF Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
2 12 (48.00%) XML
2 12 (48.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) jQuery
3 11 (44.00%) Ajax
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 9 (36.00%) WCF
5 8 (32.00%) .NET Remoting
5 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (32.00%) WinForms
5 8 (32.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) Software Packaging
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.00%) WPF
6 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.00%) LINQ
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) UML
4 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (12.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) MVVM
5 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) VBScript
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
2 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) AppSense
2 1 (4.00%) Fujitsu
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