The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 32 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 5.06% - 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.50% - 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 6
Average salary £35,000 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB
Warwickshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwick region.

Programming Languages Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
153 77 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 59.53% 52.03% 70.04%
Number of salaries quoted 144 76 158
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Warwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

VB
Salary Trend in Warwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Warwick region.

VB Salary Trend in Warwick

VB
Salary Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Warwick

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 13 (86.67%) C#
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (66.67%) MS Access
3 10 (66.67%) MS Office
3 10 (66.67%) VBA
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (26.67%) FTP
5 4 (26.67%) UNIX
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (26.67%) Database Theory
6 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (20.00%) Marketing
6 3 (20.00%) COM
6 3 (20.00%) C++
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) WinForms
7 2 (13.33%) WPF
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Office
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MS Access
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (13.33%) NUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
1 2 (13.33%) MSTest
1 2 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (13.33%) Moq
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VB Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) COM
3 2 (13.33%) WinForms
3 2 (13.33%) WPF
3 2 (13.33%) Spring.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (13.33%) Ninject
3 2 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Tandem
1 2 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Database Theory
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Kanban
2 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (13.33%) MVVM
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) VBA
3 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) C
6 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSD
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com