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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 78 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 48 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.50% 5.63% 5.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 8.39% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 48 46
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
432 572 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 54.27% 67.14% 70.42%
Number of salaries quoted 408 511 556
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 £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 February 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
4 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) XML
6 7 (36.84%) CSS
6 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
6 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 7 (36.84%) VB6
7 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
7 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
8 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (26.32%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
8 5 (26.32%) CSS3
8 5 (26.32%) Classic ASP
8 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
8 5 (26.32%) VBScript
8 5 (26.32%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) Ajax
8 5 (26.32%) JSON
9 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) IIS
10 3 (15.79%) XSLT
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement

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 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Applications Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Web Applications Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Applications Support
5 4 (21.05%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (15.79%) HTML Developer
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
6 3 (15.79%) VB Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Applications Architect
7 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Architect
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Deployment Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) XML
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
6 5 (26.32%) Ajax
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (26.32%) Classic ASP
6 5 (26.32%) CSS3
6 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
6 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) JSON
6 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) SDLC
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) People Management
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
4 7 (36.84%) VB6
5 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (26.32%) VBScript
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.26%) F#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Sybase