The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Doncaster 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 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 5.88% 2.38% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.94% 4.26% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
VB
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Doncaster region.

Programming Languages Category
Doncaster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
67 47 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 49.26% 55.95% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 52 31 15
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

VB
Salary Trend in Doncaster

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

VB Salary Trend in Doncaster

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Doncaster 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 15 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (93.33%) VBScript
3 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle
4 11 (73.33%) Java
4 11 (73.33%) QA
5 10 (66.67%) Finance
6 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
6 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
7 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
8 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (40.00%) Test Management
8 6 (40.00%) VMware
8 6 (40.00%) HTML
8 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (40.00%) SQL
8 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (40.00%) Toad
8 6 (40.00%) SOAP
8 6 (40.00%) Web Services
8 6 (40.00%) XML
9 5 (33.33%) Linux
9 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
10 4 (26.67%) Windows

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Doncaster 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 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) Toad
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (20.00%) JUnit
4 3 (20.00%) Concordion
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
1 15 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 13 (86.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 13 (86.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Release Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) SOAP
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
1 6 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Test Management
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (13.33%) People Management
8 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
8 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) VBScript
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago