The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 30 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.66% 1.13% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.04% 2.20% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £72,500
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 Docklands, London region.

Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
112 91 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 70.44% 51.41% 45.52%
Number of salaries quoted 74 56 83
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £86,800 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

VB
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

VB Salary Trend in Docklands, London

VB
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Migration
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) VB.NET
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (23.08%) JIRA
5 3 (23.08%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) Equities
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Derivative
6 2 (15.38%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (15.38%) Front Office
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Firewall
7 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.69%) BCP
7 1 (7.69%) TACACS
7 1 (7.69%) CCNP
7 1 (7.69%) OpenView

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.69%) SNMP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) TACACS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Front Office
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Software Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Senior Software Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Senior Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Senior .NET Developer
1 9 (69.23%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) QA Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Equities
2 2 (15.38%) Derivative
2 2 (15.38%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.69%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) RAD
4 1 (7.69%) BCP
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
4 1 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) VB.NET
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.69%) OpenView
2 1 (7.69%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Juniper
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
2 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco