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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 38 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.58% 1.14% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 1.71% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +81.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
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
105 117 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 61.05% 66.86% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 55 107 46
Average salary £57,500 £72,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) DevExpress

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) DevExpress
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft