The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 32 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - 3.01% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £26,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
79 84 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 45.93% 50.60% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 78 73 30
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Physics
1 6 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 6 (100.00%) VB6

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle