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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 17 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB 18 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 16.07% 3.36% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.57% 5.06% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
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
92 79 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 82.14% 66.39% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 58 61 78
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -33.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £75,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Finance
3 22 (88.00%) Retail
4 17 (68.00%) C#
4 17 (68.00%) SQL
4 17 (68.00%) T-SQL
4 17 (68.00%) .NET
4 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (68.00%) Web Services
4 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (68.00%) .NET Remoting
4 17 (68.00%) .NET Framework
4 17 (68.00%) WCF
5 14 (56.00%) OO
5 14 (56.00%) SLA
5 14 (56.00%) Financial Institution
5 14 (56.00%) Wireless
5 14 (56.00%) Risk Management
5 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (56.00%) LINQ
5 14 (56.00%) Customer Engagement
5 14 (56.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 9 (36.00%) WinForms
8 8 (32.00%) Java
8 8 (32.00%) VBScript
8 8 (32.00%) SOAP
8 8 (32.00%) XML
8 8 (32.00%) XSD
8 8 (32.00%) XSLT

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 14 (56.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (28.00%) DTS
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (96.00%) Finance
2 22 (88.00%) Retail
3 14 (56.00%) Financial Institution
4 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Consultant
2 8 (32.00%) Senior Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Web Services
1 17 (68.00%) .NET Remoting
1 17 (68.00%) .NET Framework
1 17 (68.00%) WCF
1 17 (68.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 14 (56.00%) LINQ
3 9 (36.00%) WinForms
4 8 (32.00%) SOAP
4 8 (32.00%) RESTful
4 8 (32.00%) XML
4 8 (32.00%) XSD
4 8 (32.00%) XSLT
4 8 (32.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) OO
1 14 (56.00%) Risk Management
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (56.00%) Customer Engagement
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
2 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (32.00%) Validation
2 8 (32.00%) MVC
3 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
1 17 (68.00%) T-SQL
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) VBScript
2 8 (32.00%) XPath
2 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) XenApp
1 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) JBoss
1 8 (32.00%) Citrix
1 8 (32.00%) AppSense
1 8 (32.00%) Fujitsu
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