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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 81 41 64
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +23
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 80 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.38% 6.48% 2.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.03% 9.52% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 70 16
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
591 840 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 67.93% 68.02% 74.81%
Number of salaries quoted 479 727 460
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 37 (97.37%) C#
2 31 (81.58%) VB6
3 29 (76.32%) OO
4 28 (73.68%) .NET
5 25 (65.79%) VB.NET
6 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
6 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET
7 23 (60.53%) Visual Studio
8 22 (57.89%) Degree
9 21 (55.26%) Computer Science
10 20 (52.63%) WPF
10 20 (52.63%) LINQ
10 20 (52.63%) ISO 9001
10 20 (52.63%) SQLite
11 17 (44.74%) Lua
12 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
12 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
13 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (28.95%) Finance
14 10 (26.32%) HTML
15 9 (23.68%) CSS
15 9 (23.68%) OOP
15 9 (23.68%) WCF
15 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
15 9 (23.68%) jQuery
16 8 (21.05%) Scrum
17 7 (18.42%) Fund Management
17 7 (18.42%) SQL
17 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
18 6 (15.79%) XML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (2.63%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) GSM
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 20 (52.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 25 (65.79%) C# Developer
3 18 (47.37%) WPF Developer
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Graduate
9 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Junior
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) .NET
2 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 20 (52.63%) WPF
3 20 (52.63%) LINQ
4 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
5 10 (26.32%) HTML
6 9 (23.68%) WCF
6 9 (23.68%) CSS
6 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
6 9 (23.68%) jQuery
7 6 (15.79%) XML
8 4 (10.53%) Web Services
9 3 (7.89%) XSLT
9 3 (7.89%) Ajax
9 3 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.63%) VHDL
3 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.63%) CPLD
3 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) OO
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) OOP
4 8 (21.05%) Scrum
5 7 (18.42%) Fund Management
5 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) TDD
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.89%) Open Source
7 3 (7.89%) BDD
8 2 (5.26%) Project Management
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) C#
2 31 (81.58%) VB6
3 25 (65.79%) VB.NET
4 17 (44.74%) Lua
5 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.42%) SQL
7 3 (7.89%) F#
8 2 (5.26%) Java
9 1 (2.63%) C
9 1 (2.63%) C++
9 1 (2.63%) VC++
9 1 (2.63%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (52.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) EMC
2 1 (2.63%) QNX
2 1 (2.63%) Xilinx
2 1 (2.63%) Altera
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