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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 43 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.87% 1.70% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 3.31% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £35,875 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.04% +5.71%
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
162 121 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 70.43% 51.49% 62.32%
Number of salaries quoted 154 114 80
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 April 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) COM+
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Telerik
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) COM+
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Telerik