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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 37 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB 30 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.70% 4.26% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.70% 6.01% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 12
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
219 333 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 48.88% 70.85% 70.72%
Number of salaries quoted 189 279 315
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
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 24 December 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Warrington

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 52 (85.25%) .NET
2 42 (68.85%) VB.NET
3 40 (65.57%) ASP.NET
3 40 (65.57%) Windows
4 39 (63.93%) C#
5 36 (59.02%) .NET Framework
6 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (50.82%) SQL
8 28 (45.90%) Scrum
8 28 (45.90%) Spring.NET
8 28 (45.90%) Dependency Injection
9 27 (44.26%) TDD
10 25 (40.98%) Internet
10 25 (40.98%) MVC
10 25 (40.98%) WinForms
10 25 (40.98%) NUnit
10 25 (40.98%) Computer Science
10 25 (40.98%) WCF
10 25 (40.98%) WPF
10 25 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (40.98%) Kanban
10 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (40.98%) Inversion of Control
10 25 (40.98%) MSTest
10 25 (40.98%) MVVM
10 25 (40.98%) Rhino Mocks
10 25 (40.98%) Moq
10 25 (40.98%) Castle Windsor
10 25 (40.98%) Ninject
10 25 (40.98%) Web Application Development

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (13.11%) IIS
2 6 (9.84%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.20%) MODX
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.56%) Lync
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.98%) Internet
2 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.56%) VPN
2 4 (6.56%) SAN
2 4 (6.56%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.92%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) NUnit
1 25 (40.98%) MSTest
1 25 (40.98%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (40.98%) Moq
2 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Retail
2 4 (6.56%) Marketing
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (68.85%) Developer
2 37 (60.66%) .NET Developer
3 25 (40.98%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 25 (40.98%) Junior Developer
3 25 (40.98%) Junior .NET Developer
3 25 (40.98%) Graduate Developer
3 25 (40.98%) Graduate
3 25 (40.98%) Junior
4 11 (18.03%) VB.NET Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) VB Developer
6 6 (9.84%) VB6 Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Citrix Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) IT Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Engineering Manager
9 2 (3.28%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (3.28%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (85.25%) .NET
2 40 (65.57%) ASP.NET
3 36 (59.02%) .NET Framework
4 28 (45.90%) Spring.NET
5 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (40.98%) WinForms
5 25 (40.98%) WCF
5 25 (40.98%) WPF
5 25 (40.98%) Castle Windsor
5 25 (40.98%) Ninject
5 25 (40.98%) Unity DI Container
6 14 (22.95%) HTML
6 14 (22.95%) XML
7 8 (13.11%) Razor View Engine
7 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (8.20%) COM
9 4 (6.56%) CSS
9 4 (6.56%) DHTML
9 4 (6.56%) Silverlight
10 3 (4.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.98%) Computer Science
1 25 (40.98%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Life Science
4 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (65.57%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) Scrum
2 28 (45.90%) Dependency Injection
3 27 (44.26%) TDD
4 25 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (40.98%) Kanban
4 25 (40.98%) MVC
4 25 (40.98%) MVVM
4 25 (40.98%) Web Application Development
5 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
5 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (9.84%) Data Management
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.56%) Migration
6 4 (6.56%) Project Management
6 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.56%) Line Management
7 3 (4.92%) AOP
8 2 (3.28%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.28%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 42 (68.85%) VB.NET
2 39 (63.93%) C#
3 31 (50.82%) SQL
4 17 (27.87%) VB6
5 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
6 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
7 5 (8.20%) PHP
7 5 (8.20%) VBScript
8 4 (6.56%) C
8 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.56%) C++
8 4 (6.56%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.28%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) MCSE
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (6.56%) MCTS
1 4 (6.56%) MCITP
1 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (8.20%) XenApp
2 4 (6.56%) XenDesktop
2 4 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) SCCM
1 4 (6.56%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) VMware
3 6 (9.84%) Cisco
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle
4 5 (8.20%) Citrix
5 4 (6.56%) HP
5 4 (6.56%) EMC
5 4 (6.56%) AppSense
5 4 (6.56%) Fujitsu
5 4 (6.56%) NETGEAR
6 3 (4.92%) DevExpress
7 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago