The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 24 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB 45 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 8.79% 6.20% 4.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 12.79% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 26
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 172 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 49.80% 48.45% 68.15%
Number of salaries quoted 214 158 357
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Cheshire

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 23 July 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Warrington

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 92 (95.83%) .NET
2 60 (62.50%) SQL
3 59 (61.46%) VB.NET
4 57 (59.38%) C#
5 53 (55.21%) XML
6 45 (46.88%) ASP.NET
7 41 (42.71%) SQL Server
8 38 (39.58%) Migration
8 38 (39.58%) VB6
9 37 (38.54%) Microsoft
10 35 (36.46%) Windows
11 34 (35.42%) T-SQL
12 29 (30.21%) MS Excel
12 29 (30.21%) .NET Framework
13 28 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 27 (28.13%) Oracle
15 26 (27.08%) ETL
15 26 (27.08%) Project Management
15 26 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 26 (27.08%) TDD
15 26 (27.08%) Data Migration
16 25 (26.04%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (26.04%) Kanban
16 25 (26.04%) Spring.NET
16 25 (26.04%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (26.04%) Dependency Injection
16 25 (26.04%) Inversion of Control
16 25 (26.04%) MSTest
16 25 (26.04%) MVVM
16 25 (26.04%) Rhino Mocks

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (22.92%) MODX
2 6 (6.25%) Lync
3 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.13%) LiveLink
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (30.21%) MS Excel
2 25 (26.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 25 (26.04%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.04%) Internet
2 6 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.71%) SQL Server
2 28 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.04%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 25 (26.04%) NUnit
1 25 (26.04%) MSTest
1 25 (26.04%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (26.04%) Moq
General
1 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 4 (4.17%) Finance
1 4 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (67.71%) Developer
2 51 (53.13%) .NET Developer
3 26 (27.08%) VB.NET Developer
4 25 (26.04%) Junior Developer
4 25 (26.04%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (26.04%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (26.04%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 25 (26.04%) Graduate
4 25 (26.04%) Junior
5 12 (12.50%) Analyst
6 10 (10.42%) Architect
6 10 (10.42%) Applications Support
6 10 (10.42%) Data Architect
7 9 (9.38%) SQL Developer
8 8 (8.33%) VB Developer
8 8 (8.33%) VB6 Developer
9 7 (7.29%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Database Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Support Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (95.83%) .NET
2 53 (55.21%) XML
3 45 (46.88%) ASP.NET
4 29 (30.21%) .NET Framework
5 25 (26.04%) WCF
5 25 (26.04%) WPF
5 25 (26.04%) Spring.NET
5 25 (26.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (26.04%) Castle Windsor
5 25 (26.04%) Ninject
5 25 (26.04%) HTML
5 25 (26.04%) Razor View Engine
5 25 (26.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 25 (26.04%) Unity DI Container
5 25 (26.04%) WinForms
6 6 (6.25%) SOAP
7 3 (3.13%) CSS
8 2 (2.08%) XSLT
8 2 (2.08%) CSS3
8 2 (2.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.04%) Computer Science
1 25 (26.04%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.46%) Windows
2 10 (10.42%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (39.58%) Migration
2 26 (27.08%) TDD
2 26 (27.08%) ETL
2 26 (27.08%) Project Management
2 26 (27.08%) Data Migration
3 25 (26.04%) Dependency Injection
3 25 (26.04%) MVVM
3 25 (26.04%) Web Application Development
3 25 (26.04%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (26.04%) Kanban
3 25 (26.04%) MVC
3 25 (26.04%) CRM
3 25 (26.04%) Scrum
4 15 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (8.33%) OOP
5 8 (8.33%) OO
6 4 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.17%) ITIL
7 2 (2.08%) Data Management
7 2 (2.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (62.50%) SQL
2 59 (61.46%) VB.NET
3 57 (59.38%) C#
4 38 (39.58%) VB6
5 34 (35.42%) T-SQL
6 22 (22.92%) PHP
7 6 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.17%) VBScript
8 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) XenApp
1 4 (4.17%) XenDesktop
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 37 (38.54%) Microsoft
2 27 (28.13%) Oracle
3 14 (14.58%) DevExpress
4 7 (7.29%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (6.25%) VMware
5 6 (6.25%) Cisco
6 4 (4.17%) Citrix
6 4 (4.17%) AppSense
6 4 (4.17%) Fujitsu
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
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