The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 16 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 12.07% 7.26% 2.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.43% 10.47% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £21,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Crewe region.

Programming Languages Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
97 86 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 83.62% 69.35% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 67 69 82
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,300 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Finance
3 18 (85.71%) Retail
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (61.90%) .NET Remoting
4 13 (61.90%) .NET Framework
4 13 (61.90%) WCF
4 13 (61.90%) .NET
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
4 13 (61.90%) C#
4 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 13 (61.90%) T-SQL
4 13 (61.90%) Web Services
5 10 (47.62%) OO
5 10 (47.62%) SLA
5 10 (47.62%) Financial Institution
5 10 (47.62%) Wireless
5 10 (47.62%) Risk Management
5 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
5 10 (47.62%) LINQ
5 10 (47.62%) Customer Engagement
5 10 (47.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
6 8 (38.10%) XenApp
6 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
6 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
6 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
6 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (38.10%) Fujitsu

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (23.81%) DTS
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (95.24%) Finance
2 18 (85.71%) Retail
3 10 (47.62%) Financial Institution
3 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Citrix Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) Web Services
1 13 (61.90%) .NET Remoting
1 13 (61.90%) .NET Framework
1 13 (61.90%) WCF
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 10 (47.62%) LINQ
3 7 (33.33%) WinForms
4 6 (28.57%) SOAP
4 6 (28.57%) RESTful
4 6 (28.57%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) XSD
4 6 (28.57%) XSLT
4 6 (28.57%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Risk Management
1 10 (47.62%) OO
1 10 (47.62%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) Validation
2 6 (28.57%) TDD
2 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
1 13 (61.90%) T-SQL
1 13 (61.90%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
2 8 (38.10%) VBScript
3 6 (28.57%) XPath
3 6 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) XenApp
1 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Citrix
1 8 (38.10%) AppSense
1 8 (38.10%) Fujitsu
2 6 (28.57%) JBoss
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