The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 48 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB 50 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.00% 3.01% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 4.10% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 16
Average salary £34,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
650 536 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 64.94% 73.42% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 556 504 479
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
East Sussex

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 18 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 74 (92.50%) .NET
2 67 (83.75%) SQL Server
3 65 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 65 (81.25%) C#
4 53 (66.25%) VB.NET
5 48 (60.00%) VB6
6 40 (50.00%) Degree
7 37 (46.25%) Computer Science
8 34 (42.50%) OO
9 25 (31.25%) SQL
10 24 (30.00%) Visual Studio
11 22 (27.50%) ISO 9001
11 22 (27.50%) Lua
11 22 (27.50%) WPF
11 22 (27.50%) LINQ
11 22 (27.50%) SQLite
12 19 (23.75%) .NET Framework
13 17 (21.25%) WCF
13 17 (21.25%) Java
14 16 (20.00%) Web Development
15 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 14 (17.50%) Project Management
17 13 (16.25%) MVC
18 12 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
19 11 (13.75%) Apache Flex
19 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
19 11 (13.75%) Scrum
19 11 (13.75%) TDD
19 11 (13.75%) Microsoft

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (7.50%) Node.js
2 3 (3.75%) MTS
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Intranet
1 1 (1.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (83.75%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.50%) SQLite
3 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Publishing
3 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (98.75%) Developer
2 33 (41.25%) .NET Developer
3 26 (32.50%) C# Developer
4 18 (22.50%) WPF Developer
5 15 (18.75%) VB Developer
6 14 (17.50%) VB6 Developer
6 14 (17.50%) Graduate
7 10 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (12.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.75%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (3.75%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.75%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Junior
9 3 (3.75%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
11 1 (1.25%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (92.50%) .NET
2 65 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 22 (27.50%) WPF
3 22 (27.50%) LINQ
4 19 (23.75%) .NET Framework
5 17 (21.25%) WCF
6 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (13.75%) Apache Flex
9 7 (8.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (7.50%) RESTful
10 6 (7.50%) jQuery
10 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (6.25%) CSS
11 5 (6.25%) Classic ASP
12 4 (5.00%) Web Services
12 4 (5.00%) WinForms
12 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
13 3 (3.75%) XML
13 3 (3.75%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 37 (46.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.50%) BBC
2 6 (7.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.50%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) OO
2 16 (20.00%) Web Development
3 14 (17.50%) Project Management
4 13 (16.25%) MVC
5 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (13.75%) Scrum
5 11 (13.75%) TDD
6 7 (8.75%) DSDM
7 6 (7.50%) Pair Programming
7 6 (7.50%) BDD
7 6 (7.50%) User Stories
7 6 (7.50%) Web Application Development
8 4 (5.00%) RDF
8 4 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (2.50%) Migration
10 1 (1.25%) Test Management
10 1 (1.25%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.25%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.25%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (81.25%) C#
2 53 (66.25%) VB.NET
3 48 (60.00%) VB6
4 25 (31.25%) SQL
5 22 (27.50%) Lua
6 17 (21.25%) Java
7 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.50%) VBScript
7 6 (7.50%) Ruby
8 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 40 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (27.50%) ISO 9001
2 7 (8.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.50%) Apple
2 6 (7.50%) Yahoo!
2 6 (7.50%) Google
2 6 (7.50%) Sony
2 6 (7.50%) Facebook
3 1 (1.25%) HP
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Domestic and General Group
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Family Investments
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 16 days ago