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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 67 73 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -34
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 19 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.13% 2.00% 6.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 2.94% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 62
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
360 646 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 51.06% 68.00% 67.18%
Number of salaries quoted 326 569 573
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 December 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 59 (98.33%) C#
2 58 (96.67%) .NET
3 48 (80.00%) SQL
4 45 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 40 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 33 (55.00%) JavaScript
7 23 (38.33%) XML
8 21 (35.00%) VB6
8 21 (35.00%) .NET Framework
9 19 (31.67%) IIS
10 17 (28.33%) T-SQL
10 17 (28.33%) Entity Framework
11 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 15 (25.00%) Java
12 14 (23.33%) HTML
12 14 (23.33%) CSS
12 14 (23.33%) VB.NET
12 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
12 14 (23.33%) Ajax
13 13 (21.67%) jQuery
13 13 (21.67%) Degree
13 13 (21.67%) JSON
13 13 (21.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (21.67%) HTML5
13 13 (21.67%) CSS3
13 13 (21.67%) Classic ASP
13 13 (21.67%) VBScript
13 13 (21.67%) OO
14 11 (18.33%) Finance

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 19 (31.67%) IIS
2 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.33%) SQLite
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (13.33%) TeamCity
2 5 (8.33%) JUnit
2 5 (8.33%) NUnit
2 5 (8.33%) Selenium
2 5 (8.33%) TestNG
2 5 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.67%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Back Office
3 4 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Developer
2 19 (31.67%) .NET Developer
3 17 (28.33%) C# Developer
4 15 (25.00%) Applications Developer
5 14 (23.33%) C# Application Developer
6 13 (21.67%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 13 (21.67%) C# Web Developer
6 13 (21.67%) HTML Developer
6 13 (21.67%) Web Applications Developer
6 13 (21.67%) Web Developer
7 10 (16.67%) Applications Support
7 10 (16.67%) Graduate
7 10 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 10 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (15.00%) Applications Manager
9 8 (13.33%) Applications Support Manager
9 8 (13.33%) Support Manager
10 7 (11.67%) Deployment Manager
11 6 (10.00%) Release Manager
12 5 (8.33%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (96.67%) .NET
2 40 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 23 (38.33%) XML
4 21 (35.00%) .NET Framework
5 17 (28.33%) Entity Framework
6 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 14 (23.33%) Ajax
7 14 (23.33%) CSS
7 14 (23.33%) HTML
8 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (21.67%) Classic ASP
8 13 (21.67%) CSS3
8 13 (21.67%) HTML5
8 13 (21.67%) jQuery
8 13 (21.67%) JSON
8 13 (21.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (13.33%) Web Services
9 8 (13.33%) XSLT
10 2 (3.33%) LINQ
10 2 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
1 11 (18.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) OO
2 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (15.00%) Project Management
3 9 (15.00%) SDLC
3 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (13.33%) Process Improvement
5 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 5 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 5 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 5 (8.33%) Scrum
7 2 (3.33%) BDD
7 2 (3.33%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (3.33%) People Management
7 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (98.33%) C#
2 48 (80.00%) SQL
3 33 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (35.00%) VB6
5 17 (28.33%) T-SQL
6 15 (25.00%) Java
7 14 (23.33%) VB.NET
8 13 (21.67%) VBScript
9 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) ISEB
2 5 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Sybase
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) VMware