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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 34 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 1.30% - 8.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £33,875 - £27,500
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 Wilmslow region.

Programming Languages Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 47 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 45.45% 52.22% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68 46 44
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £37,500 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware