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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 36 27 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing VB 32 51 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.82% 9.16% 2.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.17% 14.91% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 44 5
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
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
243 342 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 51.81% 61.40% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 207 262 155
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Warrington

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (84.75%) .NET
2 45 (76.27%) VB.NET
3 42 (71.19%) C#
4 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (62.71%) .NET Framework
6 35 (59.32%) Spring.NET
6 35 (59.32%) Dependency Injection
6 35 (59.32%) Windows
6 35 (59.32%) Scrum
7 32 (54.24%) ASP.NET
8 30 (50.85%) SQL
9 29 (49.15%) TDD
10 25 (42.37%) NUnit
10 25 (42.37%) Computer Science
10 25 (42.37%) WCF
10 25 (42.37%) WPF
10 25 (42.37%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (42.37%) Kanban
10 25 (42.37%) Inversion of Control
10 25 (42.37%) MSTest
10 25 (42.37%) MVVM
10 25 (42.37%) Rhino Mocks
10 25 (42.37%) Moq
10 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (42.37%) Castle Windsor
10 25 (42.37%) Ninject
10 25 (42.37%) Web Application Development
10 25 (42.37%) WinForms
10 25 (42.37%) MVC
10 25 (42.37%) Internet

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (18.64%) Node.js
2 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.69%) Lync
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (42.37%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.69%) VPN
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) RDBMS
2 10 (16.95%) MongoDB
2 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
2 10 (16.95%) RavenDB
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
2 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (42.37%) NUnit
1 25 (42.37%) MSTest
1 25 (42.37%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (42.37%) Moq
Job Titles
1 47 (79.66%) Developer
2 35 (59.32%) .NET Developer
3 25 (42.37%) Graduate
3 25 (42.37%) Junior
3 25 (42.37%) Junior Developer
3 25 (42.37%) Junior .NET Developer
3 25 (42.37%) Graduate Developer
3 25 (42.37%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Applications Developer
5 5 (8.47%) VB6 Developer
5 5 (8.47%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (8.47%) VB Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.08%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Programmer
9 1 (1.69%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (84.75%) .NET
2 37 (62.71%) .NET Framework
3 35 (59.32%) Spring.NET
4 32 (54.24%) ASP.NET
5 25 (42.37%) WinForms
5 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (42.37%) Castle Windsor
5 25 (42.37%) Ninject
5 25 (42.37%) WCF
5 25 (42.37%) WPF
5 25 (42.37%) Unity DI Container
6 18 (30.51%) HTML
7 13 (22.03%) CSS
8 11 (18.64%) jQuery
9 10 (16.95%) NHibernate
9 10 (16.95%) Entity Framework
10 5 (8.47%) HTML5
11 2 (3.39%) CSS3
11 2 (3.39%) XHTML
11 2 (3.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Computer Science
1 25 (42.37%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Android
2 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (59.32%) Scrum
2 35 (59.32%) Dependency Injection
3 29 (49.15%) TDD
4 25 (42.37%) MVC
4 25 (42.37%) MVVM
4 25 (42.37%) Web Application Development
4 25 (42.37%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (42.37%) Kanban
5 10 (16.95%) AOP
6 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Migration
8 2 (3.39%) OOP
8 2 (3.39%) Android Development
8 2 (3.39%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.69%) CRM
9 1 (1.69%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (76.27%) VB.NET
2 42 (71.19%) C#
3 30 (50.85%) SQL
4 20 (33.90%) VB6
5 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
7 6 (10.17%) VBScript
8 2 (3.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) MCSE
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.69%) MCTS
1 1 (1.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.17%) XenApp
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle
1 10 (16.95%) VMware
2 6 (10.17%) Citrix
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.78%) Cisco
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) EMC
5 1 (1.69%) NETGEAR
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