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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 36 21 45
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs citing VB 31 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.81% 8.31% 4.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.40% 13.94% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 21
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
250 208 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 54.95% 59.60% 65.33%
Number of salaries quoted 222 193 299
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Warrington

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 82 (90.11%) .NET
2 54 (59.34%) VB.NET
3 51 (56.04%) C#
3 51 (56.04%) SQL
4 46 (50.55%) XML
5 44 (48.35%) ASP.NET
6 36 (39.56%) SQL Server
6 36 (39.56%) Windows
7 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (36.26%) VB6
8 30 (32.97%) .NET Framework
9 28 (30.77%) T-SQL
10 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
11 25 (27.47%) WinForms
11 25 (27.47%) TDD
11 25 (27.47%) NUnit
11 25 (27.47%) Computer Science
11 25 (27.47%) WCF
11 25 (27.47%) WPF
11 25 (27.47%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (27.47%) Kanban
11 25 (27.47%) Spring.NET
11 25 (27.47%) Internet
11 25 (27.47%) MVC
11 25 (27.47%) Scrum
11 25 (27.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (27.47%) Dependency Injection
11 25 (27.47%) Inversion of Control
11 25 (27.47%) MSTest
11 25 (27.47%) MVVM

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 20 (21.98%) MODX
2 7 (7.69%) Lync
3 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.30%) LiveLink
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.10%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 18 (19.78%) MS Office
3 17 (18.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.47%) Internet
2 2 (2.20%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.10%) VPN
3 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.56%) SQL Server
2 20 (21.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (20.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (27.47%) NUnit
1 25 (27.47%) MSTest
1 25 (27.47%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (27.47%) Moq
General
1 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
1 8 (8.79%) Finance
1 8 (8.79%) Retail
2 3 (3.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (65.93%) Developer
2 51 (56.04%) .NET Developer
3 26 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
4 25 (27.47%) Junior Developer
4 25 (27.47%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (27.47%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (27.47%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 25 (27.47%) Junior
4 25 (27.47%) Graduate
5 11 (12.09%) Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Consultant
7 8 (8.79%) Data Architect
7 8 (8.79%) Architect
7 8 (8.79%) Citrix Consultant
8 6 (6.59%) VB Developer
8 6 (6.59%) VB6 Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Database Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.40%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (90.11%) .NET
2 46 (50.55%) XML
3 44 (48.35%) ASP.NET
4 30 (32.97%) .NET Framework
5 25 (27.47%) WCF
5 25 (27.47%) WPF
5 25 (27.47%) Spring.NET
5 25 (27.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (27.47%) Castle Windsor
5 25 (27.47%) Ninject
5 25 (27.47%) WinForms
5 25 (27.47%) Unity DI Container
6 24 (26.37%) HTML
7 21 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
7 21 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (3.30%) COM
8 3 (3.30%) CSS
9 2 (2.20%) SOAP
9 2 (2.20%) XSLT
9 2 (2.20%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.47%) Computer Science
1 25 (27.47%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 36 (39.56%) Windows
2 10 (10.99%) Windows 7
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.47%) TDD
2 25 (27.47%) MVC
2 25 (27.47%) Scrum
2 25 (27.47%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (27.47%) Kanban
2 25 (27.47%) Dependency Injection
2 25 (27.47%) MVVM
2 25 (27.47%) Web Application Development
3 23 (25.27%) Migration
4 19 (20.88%) ETL
4 19 (20.88%) Project Management
4 19 (20.88%) Data Migration
5 17 (18.68%) CRM
6 13 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (9.89%) OOP
7 9 (9.89%) OO
8 4 (4.40%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.40%) ITIL
8 4 (4.40%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (59.34%) VB.NET
2 51 (56.04%) C#
2 51 (56.04%) SQL
3 33 (36.26%) VB6
4 28 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 20 (21.98%) PHP
6 9 (9.89%) PowerShell
7 8 (8.79%) VBScript
8 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) Degree
3 1 (1.10%) MCSE
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.10%) MCTS
3 1 (1.10%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (8.79%) XenApp
1 8 (8.79%) XenDesktop
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.88%) Oracle
3 11 (12.09%) DevExpress
4 8 (8.79%) Citrix
4 8 (8.79%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (8.79%) AppSense
4 8 (8.79%) Fujitsu
5 3 (3.30%) VMware
5 3 (3.30%) Cisco
6 1 (1.10%) HP
6 1 (1.10%) EMC
6 1 (1.10%) NETGEAR
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