The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 32 40
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 4.27% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 7.14% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Median salary - £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
118 98 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 52.91% 59.76% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 107 88 120
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

VB
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

VB Salary Trend in Croydon