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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 30 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 4.65% 0.95% 8.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 1.19% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £21,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 - £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
90 84 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 69.77% 80.00% 67.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67 60 76
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Crewe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Crewe region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Crewe

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
4 11 (64.71%) Finance
4 11 (64.71%) Java
5 10 (58.82%) Financial Institution
5 10 (58.82%) Wireless
5 10 (58.82%) Risk Management
5 10 (58.82%) Retail
5 10 (58.82%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Metastorm
7 3 (17.65%) MS Office
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) VBScript
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
9 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (5.88%) MS Access
9 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
9 1 (5.88%) VBA
9 1 (5.88%) HTML
9 1 (5.88%) UML
9 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (5.88%) WCF

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) MS Access
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Retail
2 10 (58.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) WCF
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Risk Management
1 10 (58.82%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
3 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
3 11 (64.71%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) VBScript
6 1 (5.88%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
1 3 (17.65%) Metastorm
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft