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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 4.88% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £36,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
72 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 87.80% 73.91% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 66 32 8
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £27,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 19 December 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Marketing
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) ETL
4 4 (44.44%) ROLAP
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) MOLAP
4 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
4 4 (44.44%) XPath
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) MDX
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) Line Management
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 3 (33.33%) Data Mapping
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) MOLAP
3 4 (44.44%) ROLAP
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) MDX
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) XSD
4 1 (11.11%) DOM
4 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
1 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Line Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) XPath
4 1 (11.11%) RPG IV
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft