The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 40 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 50 56 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.92% 5.43% 5.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.11% 7.32% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 49
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
East Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
549 765 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 64.97% 74.20% 65.33%
Number of salaries quoted 495 659 564
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

VB
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

VB Salary Trend in Brighton

VB
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for VB.

1 92 (100.00%) C#
2 90 (97.83%) .NET
3 70 (76.09%) SQL Server
4 60 (65.22%) SQL
5 56 (60.87%) VB6
6 51 (55.43%) ASP.NET
7 48 (52.17%) Computer Science
8 46 (50.00%) OO
9 43 (46.74%) JavaScript
10 40 (43.48%) Degree
11 35 (38.04%) Visual Studio
12 32 (34.78%) XML
13 30 (32.61%) LINQ
14 29 (31.52%) VB.NET
15 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
15 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (27.17%) WPF
16 25 (27.17%) SQLite
16 25 (27.17%) ISO 9001
17 24 (26.09%) CSS
17 24 (26.09%) HTML
18 22 (23.91%) AngularJS
19 20 (21.74%) Entity Framework
19 20 (21.74%) HTML5
19 20 (21.74%) VBScript
19 20 (21.74%) Classic ASP
19 20 (21.74%) Windows
19 20 (21.74%) JSON
20 19 (20.65%) IIS
20 19 (20.65%) Windows Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (20.65%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (76.09%) SQL Server
2 25 (27.17%) SQLite
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (38.04%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.70%) JUnit
2 8 (8.70%) NUnit
2 8 (8.70%) Selenium
2 8 (8.70%) TestNG
2 8 (8.70%) WebDriver
3 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (5.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.09%) Banking
2 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (90.22%) Developer
2 60 (65.22%) C# Developer
3 34 (36.96%) .NET Developer
4 25 (27.17%) Applications Developer
4 25 (27.17%) C# WPF Developer
4 25 (27.17%) WPF Developer
5 24 (26.09%) C# Application Developer
6 20 (21.74%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 20 (21.74%) C# Web Developer
6 20 (21.74%) Web Applications Developer
6 20 (21.74%) Web Developer
7 18 (19.57%) HTML Developer
8 16 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (16.30%) Graduate
9 15 (16.30%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 15 (16.30%) Graduate Developer
10 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (9.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (9.78%) SQL Developer
11 8 (8.70%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (97.83%) .NET
2 51 (55.43%) ASP.NET
3 32 (34.78%) XML
4 30 (32.61%) LINQ
5 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
5 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (27.17%) WPF
7 24 (26.09%) CSS
7 24 (26.09%) HTML
8 22 (23.91%) AngularJS
9 20 (21.74%) Classic ASP
9 20 (21.74%) Entity Framework
9 20 (21.74%) HTML5
9 20 (21.74%) JSON
10 18 (19.57%) CSS3
10 18 (19.57%) jQuery
10 18 (19.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (16.30%) Ajax
12 12 (13.04%) WCF
13 11 (11.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 48 (52.17%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.74%) Windows
2 19 (20.65%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.00%) OO
2 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.04%) TDD
4 8 (8.70%) Automated Testing
4 8 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (8.70%) Integration Testing
4 8 (8.70%) Manual Testing
4 8 (8.70%) Scrum
5 6 (6.52%) Cross-Platform Development
5 6 (6.52%) Multithreading
5 6 (6.52%) OOD
5 6 (6.52%) SOLID
6 5 (5.43%) Pair Programming
7 4 (4.35%) BDD
7 4 (4.35%) Change Management
7 4 (4.35%) ITIL
7 4 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.26%) Process Improvement
9 2 (2.17%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) C#
2 60 (65.22%) SQL
3 56 (60.87%) VB6
4 43 (46.74%) JavaScript
5 29 (31.52%) VB.NET
6 20 (21.74%) VBScript
7 18 (19.57%) T-SQL
8 12 (13.04%) Java
9 7 (7.61%) F#
10 1 (1.09%) X++
Qualifications
1 40 (43.48%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) ISEB
2 8 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (27.17%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.35%) SLA
3 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
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