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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 60 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.30% 3.86% 3.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 7.48% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 12
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
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
216 214 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 56.10% 51.69% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 195 182 225
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) AdminStudio
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Software Packaging
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) InstallShield
2 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (16.67%) VB6
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) AdminStudio
2 4 (66.67%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) VB Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Software Packaging
2 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft