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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 25 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 5.92% 6.31% 6.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.35% 12.50% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
107 56 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 63.31% 50.45% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 65 27 78
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Crewe

VB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 17 (80.95%) Java
2 17 (80.95%) T-SQL
3 16 (76.19%) Financial Institution
3 16 (76.19%) Wireless
3 16 (76.19%) Risk Management
3 16 (76.19%) Retail
3 16 (76.19%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Metastorm
4 3 (14.29%) VBScript
4 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) MS Office
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (4.76%) WCF
6 1 (4.76%) UML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Wireless
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 16 (76.19%) Financial Institution
2 16 (76.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Architect
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Risk Management
1 16 (76.19%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (80.95%) Java
2 17 (80.95%) T-SQL
3 3 (14.29%) VBScript
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Metastorm
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle