The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Brentford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 10 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 2.63% 3.28% 5.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 11.76% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Brentford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 17 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 39.47% 27.87% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 34
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £42,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
London

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

VB
Salary Trend in Brentford

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

VB Salary Trend in Brentford

VB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brentford 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 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brentford 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sun