The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tonbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 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 Tonbridge region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 8 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 25.00% 2.63% 6.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.25% 3.23% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £19,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.52% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Tonbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 80.00% 81.58% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 21
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Kent

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

VB
Salary Trend in Tonbridge

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

VB Salary Trend in Tonbridge

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tonbridge 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 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Law
3 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tonbridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Senior IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Physics
1 1 (16.67%) Chemistry
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory