The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 40 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.53% 0.95% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 1.60% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
114 125 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 60.64% 59.24% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 108 117 94
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

VB
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

VB Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) Telerik
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) MSBuild
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Classic ASP
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) COM+
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Flash

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSBuild
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Classic ASP
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) COM+
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) MSMQ
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Telerik
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft