The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Grinstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 6 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 5.56% 7.69% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 16.67% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 East Grinstead region.

Programming Languages Category
East Grinstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 38.89% 46.15% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 26
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

VB
Salary Trend in East Grinstead

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

VB Salary Trend in East Grinstead

VB
Top 12 Related IT Skills in East Grinstead

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Grinstead 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VB
Top Related IT Skills in East Grinstead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Grinstead 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Report Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft