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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 31 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.47% 1.10% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Median salary £33,750 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.63% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
88 96 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 49.16% 53.04% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 84 85 123
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 28 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for VB.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) Ajax
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Marketing
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) JSON
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) Web Usability
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) RESTful
4 4 (44.44%) Online Marketing
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (44.44%) Sass
4 4 (44.44%) LESS
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (44.44%) User Experience
4 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
4 4 (44.44%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 4 (44.44%) SEO

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (44.44%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) Ajax
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) LESS
3 4 (44.44%) RESTful
3 4 (44.44%) Sass
3 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) XHTML
4 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
2 4 (44.44%) Online Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) SEO
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) Web Usability
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VB6
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft