The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wrexham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 23.08% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
North Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Wrexham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 38.46% 33.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 5
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

VB
Salary Trend in Wrexham

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

VB Salary Trend in Wrexham

VB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) VB6
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) XAML
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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.

Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OOP
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
2 7 (87.50%) VB6
3 6 (75.00%) XAML
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL