The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
London / Croydon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.12% - 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.44% - 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Median salary £50,000 - £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 90 131 109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 47.62% 53.25% 56.77%
Number of salaries quoted 67 121 91
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,750 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Croydon

VB
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB in Croydon.

Salary trend for VB in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Croydon region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) VB6

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft