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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 45 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.72% 6.52% 5.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.15% 13.82% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 21
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.06%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
194 217 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 52.86% 47.17% 68.04%
Number of salaries quoted 176 173 231
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Warrington

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 34 (87.18%) C#
3 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (71.79%) MVC
5 27 (69.23%) Scrum
6 23 (58.97%) VB.NET
6 23 (58.97%) Windows
7 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET
7 22 (56.41%) Internet
8 21 (53.85%) WinForms
8 21 (53.85%) TDD
8 21 (53.85%) NUnit
8 21 (53.85%) Computer Science
8 21 (53.85%) WCF
8 21 (53.85%) WPF
8 21 (53.85%) .NET Framework
8 21 (53.85%) Kanban
8 21 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (53.85%) Spring.NET
8 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (53.85%) Dependency Injection
8 21 (53.85%) Inversion of Control
8 21 (53.85%) MSTest
8 21 (53.85%) MVVM
8 21 (53.85%) Rhino Mocks
8 21 (53.85%) Moq
8 21 (53.85%) Castle Windsor
8 21 (53.85%) Ninject
8 21 (53.85%) Web Application Development
8 21 (53.85%) Unity DI Container

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (15.38%) IIS
1 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Moq
1 21 (53.85%) MSTest
1 21 (53.85%) NUnit
1 21 (53.85%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (5.13%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) .NET Developer
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 21 (53.85%) Graduate
2 21 (53.85%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 21 (53.85%) Graduate Developer
2 21 (53.85%) Junior
2 21 (53.85%) Junior .NET Developer
2 21 (53.85%) Junior Developer
3 20 (51.28%) Internet Developer
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Developer
5 6 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.13%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET
3 21 (53.85%) .NET Framework
3 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 21 (53.85%) Castle Windsor
3 21 (53.85%) Ninject
3 21 (53.85%) Spring.NET
3 21 (53.85%) Unity DI Container
3 21 (53.85%) WCF
3 21 (53.85%) WinForms
3 21 (53.85%) WPF
4 13 (33.33%) Web Services
5 7 (17.95%) jQuery
5 7 (17.95%) LINQ
5 7 (17.95%) SOAP
6 6 (15.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Computer Science
1 21 (53.85%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (2.56%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (71.79%) MVC
3 27 (69.23%) Scrum
4 21 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (53.85%) Dependency Injection
4 21 (53.85%) Kanban
4 21 (53.85%) MVVM
4 21 (53.85%) TDD
4 21 (53.85%) Web Application Development
5 12 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 6 (15.38%) Line Management
6 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.38%) Web Development
7 5 (12.82%) SDLC
8 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Analytics
9 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.56%) HOOD
9 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.56%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) C#
2 23 (58.97%) VB.NET
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.13%) VB6
5 1 (2.56%) VBA
5 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) CCA
1 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (2.56%) MCSE
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.13%) XenApp
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Citrix
1 2 (5.13%) VMware
2 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
2 1 (2.56%) Axway
2 1 (2.56%) EMC
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Sophos
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