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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 46 49 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB 44 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.86% 3.89% 4.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.88% 6.11% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 42 28 34
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
640 458 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 70.72% 63.70% 74.16%
Number of salaries quoted 559 367 544
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 January 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 92 (88.46%) .NET
2 91 (87.50%) C#
3 69 (66.35%) VB6
4 60 (57.69%) JavaScript
5 59 (56.73%) SQL
6 57 (54.81%) HTML
6 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET
7 50 (48.08%) MVC
8 48 (46.15%) SQL Server
9 46 (44.23%) CSS
10 43 (41.35%) T-SQL
10 43 (41.35%) .NET Framework
11 34 (32.69%) WCF
12 33 (31.73%) VB.NET
13 30 (28.85%) Microsoft
14 29 (27.88%) VBScript
14 29 (27.88%) Web Services
14 29 (27.88%) jQuery
15 24 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 23 (22.12%) AngularJS
16 23 (22.12%) Visual Studio
16 23 (22.12%) Classic ASP
17 21 (20.19%) Team Foundation Server
17 21 (20.19%) MS Excel
18 20 (19.23%) Finance
18 20 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
18 20 (19.23%) Web Development
19 17 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (14.42%) OO
21 14 (13.46%) XML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (20.19%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 14 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (13.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (7.69%) MySQL
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.88%) SQLite
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (22.12%) Visual Studio
2 21 (20.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.73%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (6.73%) Selenium
4 5 (4.81%) Selenium IDE
5 4 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.92%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.96%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.96%) Firebug
7 1 (0.96%) TestNG
General
1 20 (19.23%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (87.50%) Developer
2 65 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 33 (31.73%) C# Developer
4 27 (25.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 22 (21.15%) .NET Software Developer
6 22 (21.15%) C# Software Developer
7 16 (15.38%) Programmer
8 14 (13.46%) Senior Developer
8 14 (13.46%) Analyst
8 14 (13.46%) Senior .NET Developer
9 13 (12.50%) Web Programmer
9 13 (12.50%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Automation Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.81%) Test Leader
12 4 (3.85%) Applications Developer
12 4 (3.85%) Business Analyst
13 3 (2.88%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (88.46%) .NET
2 57 (54.81%) HTML
2 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET
3 46 (44.23%) CSS
4 43 (41.35%) .NET Framework
5 34 (32.69%) WCF
6 29 (27.88%) Web Services
6 29 (27.88%) jQuery
7 24 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 23 (22.12%) AngularJS
8 23 (22.12%) Classic ASP
9 14 (13.46%) XML
10 6 (5.77%) HTML5
11 4 (3.85%) Ajax
12 3 (2.88%) WPF
12 3 (2.88%) LINQ
13 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (0.96%) WinForms
13 1 (0.96%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.08%) MVC
2 20 (19.23%) Web Development
3 17 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.42%) OO
5 12 (11.54%) OOP
6 11 (10.58%) Waterfall
7 8 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.81%) TDD
8 5 (4.81%) Project Management
8 5 (4.81%) Scrum
9 4 (3.85%) Software Architecture
9 4 (3.85%) BPMN
9 4 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (3.85%) Use Case
9 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.85%) RUP
9 4 (3.85%) Data Modelling
9 4 (3.85%) SOA
9 4 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 91 (87.50%) C#
2 69 (66.35%) VB6
3 60 (57.69%) JavaScript
4 59 (56.73%) SQL
5 43 (41.35%) T-SQL
6 33 (31.73%) VB.NET
7 29 (27.88%) VBScript
8 7 (6.73%) Java
9 3 (2.88%) XAML
9 3 (2.88%) Lua
10 1 (0.96%) C
10 1 (0.96%) C++
10 1 (0.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Degree
2 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.92%) ISEB
2 2 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 30 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.69%) Oracle
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