The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 13 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 2.70% 11.76% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 12.90% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £27,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tonbridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Tonbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 48.65% 91.18% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 10
Average salary £77,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL