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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 32 79 49
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -30
Permanent jobs citing VB 58 16 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 6.52% 1.78% 5.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.68% 2.47% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 58 16 72
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £38,750 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
543 648 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 61.01% 72.24% 65.61%
Number of salaries quoted 462 536 741
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
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 June 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 107 (100.00%) C#
2 106 (99.07%) .NET
3 78 (72.90%) SQL Server
4 77 (71.96%) SQL
5 61 (57.01%) ASP.NET
6 60 (56.07%) JavaScript
7 58 (54.21%) VB6
8 51 (47.66%) Computer Science
9 48 (44.86%) OO
10 42 (39.25%) Degree
11 33 (30.84%) Visual Studio
12 32 (29.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 30 (28.04%) .NET Framework
13 30 (28.04%) CSS
13 30 (28.04%) HTML
14 29 (27.10%) XML
15 28 (26.17%) LINQ
16 27 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (24.30%) VBScript
17 26 (24.30%) VB.NET
17 26 (24.30%) Classic ASP
17 26 (24.30%) JSON
17 26 (24.30%) HTML5
17 26 (24.30%) Entity Framework
17 26 (24.30%) AngularJS
18 25 (23.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 25 (23.36%) CSS3
18 25 (23.36%) jQuery
18 25 (23.36%) T-SQL
19 24 (22.43%) ISO 9001

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 23 (21.50%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (72.90%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.43%) SQLite
3 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (30.84%) Visual Studio
2 16 (14.95%) JUnit
2 16 (14.95%) NUnit
2 16 (14.95%) Selenium
2 16 (14.95%) TestNG
2 16 (14.95%) WebDriver
3 5 (4.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (3.74%) Finance
2 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 90 (84.11%) Developer
2 67 (62.62%) C# Developer
3 36 (33.64%) .NET Developer
4 30 (28.04%) Applications Developer
4 30 (28.04%) C# Application Developer
5 26 (24.30%) C# Web Applications Developer
5 26 (24.30%) C# Web Developer
5 26 (24.30%) Web Applications Developer
5 26 (24.30%) Web Developer
6 25 (23.36%) HTML Developer
7 24 (22.43%) C# WPF Developer
7 24 (22.43%) WPF Developer
8 18 (16.82%) Graduate
8 18 (16.82%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 18 (16.82%) Graduate Developer
9 17 (15.89%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (14.95%) Automation Tester
10 16 (14.95%) Tester
11 12 (11.21%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (11.21%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (99.07%) .NET
2 61 (57.01%) ASP.NET
3 32 (29.91%) ASP.NET Web API
4 30 (28.04%) .NET Framework
4 30 (28.04%) CSS
4 30 (28.04%) HTML
5 29 (27.10%) XML
6 28 (26.17%) LINQ
7 26 (24.30%) AngularJS
7 26 (24.30%) Classic ASP
7 26 (24.30%) Entity Framework
7 26 (24.30%) HTML5
7 26 (24.30%) JSON
8 25 (23.36%) CSS3
8 25 (23.36%) jQuery
8 25 (23.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 24 (22.43%) WPF
10 18 (16.82%) Ajax
11 12 (11.21%) XSLT
12 10 (9.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (47.66%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.50%) Windows
2 22 (20.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.86%) OO
2 27 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.95%) Automated Testing
3 16 (14.95%) Manual Testing
3 16 (14.95%) Scrum
4 13 (12.15%) TDD
5 11 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (10.28%) Integration Testing
6 8 (7.48%) Pair Programming
7 6 (5.61%) OOD
7 6 (5.61%) SOLID
8 4 (3.74%) Change Management
8 4 (3.74%) Cross-Platform Development
8 4 (3.74%) ITIL
8 4 (3.74%) Multithreading
8 4 (3.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.87%) BDD
10 1 (0.93%) Process Improvement
10 1 (0.93%) Resource Management
10 1 (0.93%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) C#
2 77 (71.96%) SQL
3 60 (56.07%) JavaScript
4 58 (54.21%) VB6
5 26 (24.30%) VB.NET
5 26 (24.30%) VBScript
6 25 (23.36%) T-SQL
7 21 (19.63%) Java
8 5 (4.67%) F#
9 1 (0.93%) X++
Qualifications
1 42 (39.25%) Degree
2 16 (14.95%) ISEB
2 16 (14.95%) ISTQB
2 16 (14.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.43%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.74%) SLA
3 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.93%) Sybase
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