The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 31 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 0.55% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £53,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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 Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 51 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 32.35% 28.02% 70.99%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 93
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

VB
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

VB Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

VB
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) Market Making

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase