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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 9 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 15.38% 11.90% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.39% 13.16% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
23 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 88.46% 90.48% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 11
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £67,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Tonbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Tonbridge region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Tonbridge

VB
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 29 December 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%) VB.NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) PrintSoft PReS
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) BCP
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) PrintSoft PReS
1 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Production Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
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
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA