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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 1 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 66.67% 7.69% 7.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 9.52% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £20,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.53% -11.95%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 66.67% 80.77% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 17
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +38.18%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Physics
1 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory