The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Kent / West Malling
Rank 22 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 1.92% 7.02% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 12.90% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Median salary £35,000 £51,250 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.70% +10.81%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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

Programming Languages Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 73.08% 54.39% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 12
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% -9.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

The demand trend of job ads across the West Malling region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

VB
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

VB Salary Trend in West Malling

VB
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Malling region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior VB Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft