The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley - - 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 58 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 32.73% 48.33% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 69 56 36
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

VB
Salary Trend in Bromley

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

VB Salary Trend in Bromley

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley 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 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 4 (36.36%) Guidewire
4 2 (18.18%) DSDM
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) TestComplete
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) ISEB
4 2 (18.18%) VBScript
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley 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 (18.18%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) TestComplete
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Systems Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Lead Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Lead Analyst Developer
4 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
1 4 (36.36%) User Stories
2 2 (18.18%) DSDM
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Guidewire
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Kaseya