The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 38 22 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Permanent jobs citing VB 35 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.84% 8.61% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.82% 15.76% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 22
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +3.70%
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 Warrington region.

Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
273 184 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 53.32% 54.60% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 240 171 311
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

VB
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

VB Salary Trend in Warrington

VB
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Warrington

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 85 (91.40%) .NET
2 59 (63.44%) VB.NET
3 52 (55.91%) SQL
4 51 (54.84%) C#
5 47 (50.54%) XML
6 46 (49.46%) ASP.NET
7 38 (40.86%) Windows
8 37 (39.78%) VB6
9 36 (38.71%) SQL Server
10 31 (33.33%) .NET Framework
11 28 (30.11%) T-SQL
11 28 (30.11%) Microsoft
12 27 (29.03%) Migration
12 27 (29.03%) TDD
13 26 (27.96%) NUnit
13 26 (27.96%) Computer Science
13 26 (27.96%) WCF
13 26 (27.96%) WPF
13 26 (27.96%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (27.96%) Kanban
13 26 (27.96%) Spring.NET
13 26 (27.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (27.96%) Dependency Injection
13 26 (27.96%) Inversion of Control
13 26 (27.96%) MSTest
13 26 (27.96%) MVVM
13 26 (27.96%) Rhino Mocks
13 26 (27.96%) Moq
13 26 (27.96%) Castle Windsor
13 26 (27.96%) Ninject

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 22 (23.66%) MODX
2 6 (6.45%) Lync
3 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.23%) LiveLink
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 17 (18.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 17 (18.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.96%) Internet
2 4 (4.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (20.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.08%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 26 (27.96%) NUnit
1 26 (27.96%) MSTest
1 26 (27.96%) Rhino Mocks
1 26 (27.96%) Moq
General
1 8 (8.60%) Telecoms
1 8 (8.60%) Finance
1 8 (8.60%) Retail
2 2 (2.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (66.67%) Developer
2 53 (56.99%) .NET Developer
3 27 (29.03%) VB.NET Developer
4 26 (27.96%) Junior Developer
4 26 (27.96%) Junior .NET Developer
4 26 (27.96%) Graduate Developer
4 26 (27.96%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 26 (27.96%) Graduate
4 26 (27.96%) Junior
5 11 (11.83%) Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Architect
6 8 (8.60%) Consultant
6 8 (8.60%) Data Architect
6 8 (8.60%) Applications Support
6 8 (8.60%) Citrix Consultant
7 7 (7.53%) VB6 Developer
7 7 (7.53%) VB Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Database Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (91.40%) .NET
2 47 (50.54%) XML
3 46 (49.46%) ASP.NET
4 31 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 26 (27.96%) WCF
5 26 (27.96%) WPF
5 26 (27.96%) Spring.NET
5 26 (27.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (27.96%) Castle Windsor
5 26 (27.96%) Ninject
5 26 (27.96%) WinForms
5 26 (27.96%) HTML
5 26 (27.96%) Unity DI Container
6 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 24 (25.81%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (4.30%) SOAP
8 3 (3.23%) CSS
9 2 (2.15%) XSLT
9 2 (2.15%) COM
9 2 (2.15%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.96%) Computer Science
1 26 (27.96%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.86%) Windows
2 12 (12.90%) Windows 7
3 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.03%) Migration
1 27 (29.03%) TDD
2 26 (27.96%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (27.96%) Kanban
2 26 (27.96%) Dependency Injection
2 26 (27.96%) MVVM
2 26 (27.96%) Web Application Development
2 26 (27.96%) MVC
2 26 (27.96%) Scrum
3 19 (20.43%) ETL
3 19 (20.43%) Project Management
3 19 (20.43%) Data Migration
4 17 (18.28%) CRM
5 13 (13.98%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (9.68%) OOP
6 9 (9.68%) OO
7 4 (4.30%) ITIL
7 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.23%) Data Management
8 3 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (63.44%) VB.NET
2 52 (55.91%) SQL
3 51 (54.84%) C#
4 37 (39.78%) VB6
5 28 (30.11%) T-SQL
6 22 (23.66%) PHP
7 8 (8.60%) VBScript
7 8 (8.60%) PowerShell
8 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.60%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) XenApp
1 8 (8.60%) XenDesktop
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 28 (30.11%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.51%) Oracle
3 13 (13.98%) DevExpress
4 8 (8.60%) Citrix
4 8 (8.60%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (8.60%) AppSense
4 8 (8.60%) Fujitsu
5 4 (4.30%) Cisco
5 4 (4.30%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago