The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 42 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.93% 2.19% 6.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 3.49% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -39.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
150 86 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 69.44% 62.77% 72.48%
Number of salaries quoted 144 81 101
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
London

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 29 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Insight
3 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VB Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft