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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 37 83 44
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -39
Permanent jobs citing VB 58 11 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 6.22% 1.31% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.03% 1.88% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 11 67
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
578 585 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 61.95% 69.73% 67.69%
Number of salaries quoted 496 485 730
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 106 (99.07%) C#
2 104 (97.20%) .NET
3 81 (75.70%) SQL Server
4 79 (73.83%) SQL
5 62 (57.94%) JavaScript
6 59 (55.14%) ASP.NET
7 50 (46.73%) Computer Science
8 48 (44.86%) OO
9 47 (43.93%) VB6
10 42 (39.25%) Degree
11 30 (28.04%) IIS
12 29 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (27.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 28 (26.17%) .NET Framework
13 28 (26.17%) Java
14 27 (25.23%) T-SQL
14 27 (25.23%) Visual Studio
15 25 (23.36%) CSS
15 25 (23.36%) HTML
15 25 (23.36%) Windows
15 25 (23.36%) Entity Framework
16 24 (22.43%) Windows Server
17 23 (21.50%) HTML5
17 23 (21.50%) CSS3
17 23 (21.50%) AngularJS
17 23 (21.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 23 (21.50%) jQuery
17 23 (21.50%) JSON
17 23 (21.50%) Classic ASP
17 23 (21.50%) VBScript

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 30 (28.04%) IIS
2 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (75.70%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.69%) SQLite
3 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (25.23%) Visual Studio
2 18 (16.82%) JUnit
2 18 (16.82%) NUnit
2 18 (16.82%) Selenium
2 18 (16.82%) TestNG
2 18 (16.82%) WebDriver
3 5 (4.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.93%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (8.41%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Back Office
3 3 (2.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (74.77%) Developer
2 54 (50.47%) C# Developer
3 34 (31.78%) .NET Developer
4 25 (23.36%) Applications Developer
4 25 (23.36%) C# Application Developer
5 23 (21.50%) C# Web Applications Developer
5 23 (21.50%) C# Web Developer
5 23 (21.50%) HTML Developer
5 23 (21.50%) Web Applications Developer
5 23 (21.50%) Web Developer
6 21 (19.63%) Graduate
6 21 (19.63%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 21 (19.63%) Graduate Developer
7 20 (18.69%) C# WPF Developer
7 20 (18.69%) WPF Developer
8 18 (16.82%) Automation Tester
8 18 (16.82%) Tester
9 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (9.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (9.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (97.20%) .NET
2 59 (55.14%) ASP.NET
3 29 (27.10%) ASP.NET Web API
4 28 (26.17%) .NET Framework
5 25 (23.36%) CSS
5 25 (23.36%) Entity Framework
5 25 (23.36%) HTML
6 23 (21.50%) AngularJS
6 23 (21.50%) Classic ASP
6 23 (21.50%) CSS3
6 23 (21.50%) HTML5
6 23 (21.50%) jQuery
6 23 (21.50%) JSON
6 23 (21.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 22 (20.56%) XML
8 21 (19.63%) Ajax
9 20 (18.69%) LINQ
9 20 (18.69%) WPF
10 10 (9.35%) XSLT
11 6 (5.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (46.73%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.93%) Clustering
3 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.36%) Windows
2 24 (22.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.86%) OO
2 29 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.82%) Automated Testing
3 18 (16.82%) Exploratory Testing
3 18 (16.82%) Manual Testing
3 18 (16.82%) Scrum
4 11 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (10.28%) Integration Testing
4 11 (10.28%) TDD
5 8 (7.48%) Pair Programming
6 7 (6.54%) Project Management
6 7 (6.54%) SDLC
6 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (5.61%) OOD
7 6 (5.61%) SOLID
8 4 (3.74%) Change Management
8 4 (3.74%) Cross-Platform Development
8 4 (3.74%) Resource Management
8 4 (3.74%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (99.07%) C#
2 79 (73.83%) SQL
3 62 (57.94%) JavaScript
4 47 (43.93%) VB6
5 28 (26.17%) Java
6 27 (25.23%) T-SQL
7 23 (21.50%) VBScript
8 20 (18.69%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.67%) F#
10 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.93%) X++
Qualifications
1 42 (39.25%) Degree
2 18 (16.82%) ISEB
2 18 (16.82%) ISTQB
2 18 (16.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.69%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.87%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (6.54%) Sybase
2 6 (5.61%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.93%) VMware
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago