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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 76 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.40% 4.15% 5.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 6.03% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 36 47
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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
400 597 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 52.70% 68.78% 70.28%
Number of salaries quoted 376 528 558
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Brighton region with a requirement for VB.

1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (97.30%) .NET
3 32 (86.49%) SQL
4 30 (81.08%) ASP.NET
5 26 (70.27%) SQL Server
6 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
6 18 (48.65%) XML
7 13 (35.14%) VB6
7 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
8 12 (32.43%) VB.NET
9 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
9 11 (29.73%) Entity Framework
10 9 (24.32%) Ajax
10 9 (24.32%) HTML
10 9 (24.32%) CSS
10 9 (24.32%) IIS
10 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
11 8 (21.62%) Process Improvement
11 8 (21.62%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (21.62%) TeamCity
11 8 (21.62%) Web Services
11 8 (21.62%) XSLT
11 8 (21.62%) Finance
12 7 (18.92%) VBScript
12 7 (18.92%) Classic ASP
12 7 (18.92%) JSON
12 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
12 7 (18.92%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 9 (24.32%) IIS
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (70.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (21.62%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Rational Rose
3 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.03%) C# Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Applications Developer
5 8 (21.62%) C# Application Developer
6 7 (18.92%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 7 (18.92%) C# Web Developer
6 7 (18.92%) Deployment Manager
6 7 (18.92%) HTML Developer
6 7 (18.92%) Web Applications Developer
6 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
7 6 (16.22%) Applications Support
7 6 (16.22%) Release Manager
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (10.81%) Applications Manager
9 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Manager
9 4 (10.81%) Support Manager
10 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 30 (81.08%) ASP.NET
3 18 (48.65%) XML
4 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
5 11 (29.73%) Entity Framework
6 9 (24.32%) Ajax
6 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
6 9 (24.32%) CSS
6 9 (24.32%) HTML
7 8 (21.62%) Web Services
7 8 (21.62%) XSLT
8 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (18.92%) Classic ASP
8 7 (18.92%) CSS3
8 7 (18.92%) HTML5
8 7 (18.92%) jQuery
8 7 (18.92%) JSON
8 7 (18.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
1 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (21.62%) Process Improvement
2 6 (16.22%) OO
2 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.81%) Project Management
3 4 (10.81%) SDLC
3 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.41%) BDD
5 2 (5.41%) Cross-Platform Development
5 2 (5.41%) MVC
5 2 (5.41%) People Management
5 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.41%) TDD
6 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.70%) UML
6 1 (2.70%) Unified Process
6 1 (2.70%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (86.49%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) VB6
5 12 (32.43%) VB.NET
6 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
7 7 (18.92%) VBScript
8 5 (13.51%) Java
9 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
10 2 (5.41%) F#
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Sybase