The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 6.25% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £36,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
VB
Kent

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

Programming Languages Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 82.81% 57.14% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 18 10
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,450 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £43,850 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

VB
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

VB Salary Trend in Dartford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Intranet
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) RPG
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSD
5 1 (16.67%) DOM
5 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) DOM
3 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) RPG
3 1 (16.67%) RPG IV
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe