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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 11 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 17.65% 20.83% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.75% 55.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £27,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +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
32 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 94.12% 37.50% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 5
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £42,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 March 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Tonbridge

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Publishing
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) VBScript
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (20.00%) BCP
5 2 (20.00%) VB6
5 2 (20.00%) Document Management
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) PrintSoft PReS
5 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) PrintSoft PReS
2 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (30.00%) Programmer
4 3 (30.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Graduate
6 1 (10.00%) Junior
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms
4 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (20.00%) BCP
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) VB6
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
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