The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.29% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 50.71% 25.23% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 61 26 38
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

VB
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

VB Salary Trend in Gatwick

VB
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Gatwick

VB
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) Software Packaging
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) AdminStudio
3 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (16.67%) Windows

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) SEO
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft