The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 43 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.48% - 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.04% - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £43,200 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
99 95 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 36.53% 47.74% 59.93%
Number of salaries quoted 86 79 155
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) VBScript
4 4 (50.00%) ISEB
4 4 (50.00%) Test Management
4 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) VB6
7 1 (12.50%) Data Management
7 1 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 1 (12.50%) HL7
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) Solvency II
7 1 (12.50%) High Availability
7 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripter
4 2 (25.00%) VB Scripter
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Database Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior VB Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior VB6 Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (12.50%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Test Management
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) HL7
1 1 (12.50%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) InterSystems
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
Croydon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago