The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Kent / West Malling
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 21 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 2.56% 9.76% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 21.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 West Malling with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Malling
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 51 38 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Malling 65.38% 46.34% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 6
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -25.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Malling 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 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 in West Malling.

Salary trend for VB in West Malling

VB
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET

VB
Co-occurring 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Systems Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior VB Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior WinForms Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Developer
2 2 (66.67%) VB Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft