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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 33 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 30 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.58% 4.95% 4.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.76% 7.02% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 16
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +15.10%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
218 299 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 47.81% 70.52% 73.25%
Number of salaries quoted 179 234 250
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,000 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Warrington

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 50 (80.65%) .NET
2 44 (70.97%) Windows
3 41 (66.13%) VB.NET
3 41 (66.13%) C#
4 38 (61.29%) .NET Framework
5 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (56.45%) ASP.NET
7 32 (51.61%) Scrum
7 32 (51.61%) Spring.NET
7 32 (51.61%) Dependency Injection
7 32 (51.61%) SQL
8 28 (45.16%) TDD
9 25 (40.32%) NUnit
9 25 (40.32%) WinForms
9 25 (40.32%) Inversion of Control
9 25 (40.32%) MSTest
9 25 (40.32%) Computer Science
9 25 (40.32%) WCF
9 25 (40.32%) WPF
9 25 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (40.32%) Kanban
9 25 (40.32%) Internet
9 25 (40.32%) MVC
9 25 (40.32%) MVVM
9 25 (40.32%) Rhino Mocks
9 25 (40.32%) Moq
9 25 (40.32%) Castle Windsor
9 25 (40.32%) Ninject
9 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (40.32%) Unity DI Container

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (12.90%) IIS
2 7 (11.29%) Node.js
2 7 (11.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.45%) Lync
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.23%) MODX
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.32%) Internet
2 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
2 4 (6.45%) SAN
2 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.45%) VPN
3 3 (4.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.29%) RavenDB
3 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
3 7 (11.29%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (40.32%) NUnit
1 25 (40.32%) MSTest
1 25 (40.32%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (40.32%) Moq
2 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Retail
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (64.52%) Developer
2 33 (53.23%) .NET Developer
3 25 (40.32%) Junior Developer
3 25 (40.32%) Junior .NET Developer
3 25 (40.32%) Graduate Developer
3 25 (40.32%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 25 (40.32%) Graduate
3 25 (40.32%) Junior
4 8 (12.90%) Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.68%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) VB Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Citrix Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) VB6 Developer
7 4 (6.45%) IT Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Engineering Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (80.65%) .NET
2 38 (61.29%) .NET Framework
3 35 (56.45%) ASP.NET
4 32 (51.61%) Spring.NET
5 25 (40.32%) WinForms
5 25 (40.32%) WCF
5 25 (40.32%) WPF
5 25 (40.32%) Castle Windsor
5 25 (40.32%) Ninject
5 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (40.32%) Unity DI Container
6 15 (24.19%) HTML
7 8 (12.90%) CSS
7 8 (12.90%) XML
8 7 (11.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (11.29%) jQuery
8 7 (11.29%) NHibernate
9 4 (6.45%) Silverlight
9 4 (6.45%) COM
9 4 (6.45%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.32%) Inversion of Control
1 25 (40.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Life Science
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 44 (70.97%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (51.61%) Scrum
2 32 (51.61%) Dependency Injection
3 28 (45.16%) TDD
4 25 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (40.32%) Kanban
4 25 (40.32%) MVC
4 25 (40.32%) MVVM
4 25 (40.32%) Web Application Development
5 7 (11.29%) AOP
6 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.45%) Data Management
6 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.45%) Migration
6 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.45%) Line Management
7 3 (4.84%) Project Management
8 2 (3.23%) Analytics
8 2 (3.23%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (66.13%) VB.NET
1 41 (66.13%) C#
2 32 (51.61%) SQL
3 16 (25.81%) VB6
4 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.35%) PowerShell
5 8 (12.90%) VBScript
6 4 (6.45%) Assembly Language
6 4 (6.45%) C
6 4 (6.45%) C++
7 2 (3.23%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
7 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (6.45%) MCITP
1 4 (6.45%) MCTS
1 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.45%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (12.90%) XenApp
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (6.45%) VMware ESX
2 4 (6.45%) XenDesktop
2 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) SCCM
1 4 (6.45%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) VMware
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) Citrix
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco
4 4 (6.45%) AppSense
4 4 (6.45%) Fujitsu
4 4 (6.45%) NETGEAR
4 4 (6.45%) HP
4 4 (6.45%) EMC
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago