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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 51
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £65,000
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 Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 133 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 29.22% 71.51% 48.93%
Number of salaries quoted 37 120 163
Average salary £65,000 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £47,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) SecurID
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) SecurID
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds