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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 26 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.27% 8.35% 6.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.89% 16.48% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 22
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
263 261 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 53.35% 50.68% 49.14%
Number of salaries quoted 241 219 158
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 July 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Warrington

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 48 (84.21%) .NET
2 43 (75.44%) C#
3 41 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (68.42%) ASP.NET
5 36 (63.16%) VB.NET
6 29 (50.88%) Windows
6 29 (50.88%) .NET Framework
7 28 (49.12%) Spring.NET
7 28 (49.12%) Dependency Injection
7 28 (49.12%) Scrum
8 26 (45.61%) TDD
9 25 (43.86%) NUnit
9 25 (43.86%) Computer Science
9 25 (43.86%) WCF
9 25 (43.86%) WPF
9 25 (43.86%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (43.86%) Kanban
9 25 (43.86%) Inversion of Control
9 25 (43.86%) MSTest
9 25 (43.86%) MVVM
9 25 (43.86%) Rhino Mocks
9 25 (43.86%) Moq
9 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (43.86%) MVC
9 25 (43.86%) WinForms
9 25 (43.86%) Internet
9 25 (43.86%) SQL
9 25 (43.86%) Castle Windsor
9 25 (43.86%) Ninject
9 25 (43.86%) Web Application Development

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (7.02%) Node.js
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.26%) RavenDB
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (43.86%) NUnit
1 25 (43.86%) MSTest
1 25 (43.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (43.86%) Moq
Job Titles
1 48 (84.21%) Developer
2 39 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 28 (49.12%) Graduate
4 25 (43.86%) Junior
4 25 (43.86%) Junior Developer
4 25 (43.86%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (43.86%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (43.86%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Applications Developer
6 5 (8.77%) VB6 Developer
6 5 (8.77%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (8.77%) VB Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Support
7 2 (3.51%) Programmer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (84.21%) .NET
2 39 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 29 (50.88%) .NET Framework
4 28 (49.12%) Spring.NET
5 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (43.86%) WCF
5 25 (43.86%) WPF
5 25 (43.86%) WinForms
5 25 (43.86%) Castle Windsor
5 25 (43.86%) Ninject
5 25 (43.86%) Unity DI Container
6 19 (33.33%) HTML
7 13 (22.81%) HTML5
8 12 (21.05%) CSS
9 8 (14.04%) CSS3
10 4 (7.02%) jQuery
11 3 (5.26%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.26%) NHibernate
12 2 (3.51%) XHTML
13 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.86%) Computer Science
1 25 (43.86%) Inversion of Control
2 12 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Android
2 12 (21.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (49.12%) Scrum
2 28 (49.12%) Dependency Injection
3 26 (45.61%) TDD
4 25 (43.86%) MVC
4 25 (43.86%) MVVM
4 25 (43.86%) Web Application Development
4 25 (43.86%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (43.86%) Kanban
5 7 (12.28%) Android Development
5 7 (12.28%) iOS Development
6 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Logistics
7 3 (5.26%) AOP
8 2 (3.51%) OOP
9 1 (1.75%) CRM
9 1 (1.75%) Service Management
9 1 (1.75%) Web Development
9 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (75.44%) C#
2 36 (63.16%) VB.NET
3 25 (43.86%) SQL
4 10 (17.54%) VB6
5 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.02%) VBScript
7 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
9 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle
1 3 (5.26%) SAP
1 3 (5.26%) Citrix
1 3 (5.26%) VMware
2 1 (1.75%) HP
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