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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 19 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 1.25% 1.54% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 4.00% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.18%
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
36 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 45.00% 38.46% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 25
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (33.33%) Postfix
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Line 500
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
1 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Postfix
2 1 (33.33%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco