The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 68 50 75
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.25% 2.42% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 5.41% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Average salary £52,500 £46,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% +41.53%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
West 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 Crawley region.

Programming Languages Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
221 222 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 55.25% 44.85% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 202 184 267
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

VB
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Crawley region.

VB Salary Trend in Crawley

VB
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) VB6
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) PL/SQL
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) VB.NET
3 11 (78.57%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Retail

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Programmer
2 12 (85.71%) Developer
3 8 (57.14%) VB Developer
3 8 (57.14%) VB6 Developer
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
4 7 (50.00%) Analyst
4 7 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (42.86%) Software Programmer
5 6 (42.86%) VB Programmer
6 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Mentoring
2 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) VB6
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) PL/SQL
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle