The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 49 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB 43 47 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.22% 5.12% 3.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.68% 7.26% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43 46 25
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average 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
560 647 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 67.96% 70.48% 64.47%
Number of salaries quoted 495 571 349
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (98.28%) .NET
3 48 (82.76%) VB6
4 47 (81.03%) SQL Server
5 33 (56.90%) Computer Science
6 31 (53.45%) Degree
6 31 (53.45%) OO
7 30 (51.72%) Visual Studio
7 30 (51.72%) LINQ
8 29 (50.00%) VB.NET
9 26 (44.83%) SQL
10 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
10 25 (43.10%) ISO 9001
10 25 (43.10%) SQLite
10 25 (43.10%) WPF
11 23 (39.66%) XML
12 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
12 17 (29.31%) .NET Framework
13 15 (25.86%) HTML
13 15 (25.86%) CSS
14 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
15 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (18.97%) Entity Framework
15 11 (18.97%) HTML5
15 11 (18.97%) JSON
15 11 (18.97%) Classic ASP
15 11 (18.97%) VBScript
16 10 (17.24%) Windows
16 10 (17.24%) IIS
16 10 (17.24%) Windows Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (17.24%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (81.03%) SQL Server
2 25 (43.10%) SQLite
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (51.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (96.55%) Developer
2 45 (77.59%) C# Developer
3 25 (43.10%) C# WPF Developer
3 25 (43.10%) WPF Developer
4 19 (32.76%) .NET Developer
5 16 (27.59%) Applications Developer
6 15 (25.86%) C# Application Developer
7 11 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (18.97%) C# Web Applications Developer
7 11 (18.97%) C# Web Developer
7 11 (18.97%) Web Applications Developer
7 11 (18.97%) Web Developer
8 9 (15.52%) HTML Developer
9 6 (10.34%) .NET Applications Developer
9 6 (10.34%) Graduate
9 6 (10.34%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 6 (10.34%) Graduate Developer
10 5 (8.62%) Applications Support
11 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (98.28%) .NET
2 30 (51.72%) LINQ
3 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
3 25 (43.10%) WPF
4 23 (39.66%) XML
5 17 (29.31%) .NET Framework
6 15 (25.86%) CSS
6 15 (25.86%) HTML
7 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
8 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (18.97%) Classic ASP
8 11 (18.97%) Entity Framework
8 11 (18.97%) HTML5
8 11 (18.97%) JSON
9 9 (15.52%) CSS3
9 9 (15.52%) jQuery
9 9 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (10.34%) .NET Remoting
10 6 (10.34%) Ajax
10 6 (10.34%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (56.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
1 10 (17.24%) Windows Server
2 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) OO
2 6 (10.34%) Multithreading
3 4 (6.90%) BDD
3 4 (6.90%) ITIL
3 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (6.90%) TDD
4 2 (3.45%) Process Improvement
4 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.72%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.72%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 48 (82.76%) VB6
3 29 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 26 (44.83%) SQL
5 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
6 11 (18.97%) VBScript
7 9 (15.52%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.62%) Java
9 2 (3.45%) F#
10 1 (1.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 31 (53.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.10%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago