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 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 33 22 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs citing VB 30 58 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.70% 10.98% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.55% 18.47% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 4
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
239 314 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 53.35% 59.47% 45.96%
Number of salaries quoted 211 240 148
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 May 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Warrington

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 53 (84.13%) .NET
2 45 (71.43%) C#
2 45 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 44 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (58.73%) .NET Framework
5 35 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
5 35 (55.56%) Spring.NET
5 35 (55.56%) Scrum
5 35 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 34 (53.97%) SQL
6 34 (53.97%) Windows
7 29 (46.03%) TDD
8 25 (39.68%) Internet
8 25 (39.68%) NUnit
8 25 (39.68%) MVC
8 25 (39.68%) WinForms
8 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (39.68%) Castle Windsor
8 25 (39.68%) Ninject
8 25 (39.68%) Inversion of Control
8 25 (39.68%) MSTest
8 25 (39.68%) MVVM
8 25 (39.68%) Rhino Mocks
8 25 (39.68%) Moq
8 25 (39.68%) Computer Science
8 25 (39.68%) WCF
8 25 (39.68%) WPF
8 25 (39.68%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (39.68%) Kanban
8 25 (39.68%) Web Application Development

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (17.46%) Node.js
2 10 (15.87%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (15.87%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 25 (39.68%) Internet
2 3 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) MongoDB
2 10 (15.87%) NoSQL
2 10 (15.87%) RavenDB
2 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database
2 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
2 10 (15.87%) RDBMS
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) MySQL
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) NUnit
1 25 (39.68%) MSTest
1 25 (39.68%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (39.68%) Moq
Job Titles
1 50 (79.37%) Developer
2 38 (60.32%) .NET Developer
3 27 (42.86%) Graduate
4 25 (39.68%) Junior
4 25 (39.68%) Junior Developer
4 25 (39.68%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (39.68%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (39.68%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.94%) VB6 Developer
6 5 (7.94%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (7.94%) VB Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Programmer
9 1 (1.59%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (84.13%) .NET
2 37 (58.73%) .NET Framework
3 35 (55.56%) Spring.NET
3 35 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 25 (39.68%) WinForms
4 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (39.68%) Castle Windsor
4 25 (39.68%) Ninject
4 25 (39.68%) WCF
4 25 (39.68%) WPF
4 25 (39.68%) Unity DI Container
5 21 (33.33%) HTML
6 15 (23.81%) CSS
7 11 (17.46%) jQuery
8 10 (15.87%) NHibernate
8 10 (15.87%) Entity Framework
9 8 (12.70%) HTML5
10 4 (6.35%) CSS3
11 2 (3.17%) XHTML
12 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) Inversion of Control
1 25 (39.68%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) NHS
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) Apple iOS
2 8 (12.70%) Android
3 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
2 35 (55.56%) Scrum
3 29 (46.03%) TDD
4 25 (39.68%) MVC
4 25 (39.68%) MVVM
4 25 (39.68%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (39.68%) Kanban
4 25 (39.68%) Web Application Development
5 10 (15.87%) AOP
6 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Android Development
6 4 (6.35%) iOS Development
7 3 (4.76%) Migration
8 2 (3.17%) Logistics
8 2 (3.17%) OOP
9 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.59%) CRM
9 1 (1.59%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.59%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) C#
1 45 (71.43%) VB.NET
2 34 (53.97%) SQL
3 20 (31.75%) VB6
4 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.52%) VBScript
5 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.17%) PHP
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (9.52%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) VMware
3 6 (9.52%) Citrix
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco
6 2 (3.17%) SAP
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago