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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 19 18
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster - 1.25% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.56% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
26 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 44.83% 48.75% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 21
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +23.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £26,070
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 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 8 (100.00%) VBScript
1 8 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) QA
4 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) Test Management
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (50.00%) Toad
5 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (25.00%) People Management
7 2 (25.00%) SDLC
7 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (25.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Toad
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Concordion
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Test Management
3 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) People Management
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VBScript
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat