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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 0.85% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £21,500 - -
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 Wilmslow region.

Programming Languages Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 36 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 34.19% 56.25% 67.07%
Number of salaries quoted 38 36 54
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 27 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) VML
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) IT Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft