The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 17 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 5.00% 1.27% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 3.57% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +75.43%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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 Wilmslow region.

Programming Languages Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 28 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 55.00% 35.44% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 47
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

VB
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

VB Salary Trend in Wilmslow

VB
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 7 (87.50%) VB6
2 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (12.50%) RoboHelp
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) RoboHelp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) VB Developer
2 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
1 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) VB6
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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