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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 37 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.56% 0.51% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 0.81% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £34,000 - £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
82 124 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 46.07% 63.59% 57.59%
Number of salaries quoted 74 117 120
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB