The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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)
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 28 27
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 3.16% 3.57% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 8.00% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Median salary £26,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.90% -3.12%  
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 Gatwick with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 51 75 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 53.68% 44.64% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 50 74 23
Median salary £34,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

VB
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for VB in Gatwick

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 Gatwick region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) SEO
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Excel Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) SEO
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle