The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Docklands, London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 31 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.24% 0.54% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.83% 0.93% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -38.77%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
120 108 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 72.73% 58.70% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 96 84 78
Average salary £65,000 £56,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
London

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 1 August 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 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Sybase
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) OpenView
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) BCP
4 1 (12.50%) TACACS
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) SNMP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) TACACS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Developer
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
1 1 (12.50%) SecurID
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) BCP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) Cacti
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds