The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 July 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 East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 44 61 74
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB 83 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.84% 3.64% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.93% 5.30% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 71 30 17
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
929 585 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 65.38% 68.66% 66.98%
Number of salaries quoted 814 524 600
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
South East

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

VB
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

VB Salary Trend in East Sussex

VB
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in East Sussex

VB
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +16 76 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Eastbourne -11 2 - -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

1 106 (75.71%) .NET
2 104 (74.29%) C#
3 92 (65.71%) VB6
4 82 (58.57%) ASP.NET
5 75 (53.57%) SQL Server
6 67 (47.86%) VB.NET
7 56 (40.00%) SQL
8 43 (30.71%) OO
9 38 (27.14%) Degree
10 37 (26.43%) jQuery
11 36 (25.71%) JavaScript
12 35 (25.00%) VBScript
12 35 (25.00%) CSS
12 35 (25.00%) Visual Studio
12 35 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 33 (23.57%) WCF
14 32 (22.86%) MVC
15 30 (21.43%) HTML
15 30 (21.43%) .NET Framework
16 27 (19.29%) Windows
17 25 (17.86%) ISO 9001
17 25 (17.86%) AngularJS
18 24 (17.14%) Web Services
19 23 (16.43%) Java
19 23 (16.43%) Microsoft
19 23 (16.43%) SQLite
19 23 (16.43%) WPF
19 23 (16.43%) LINQ
19 23 (16.43%) Lua
20 22 (15.71%) T-SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (0.71%) IIS
2 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (15.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) Extranet
2 1 (0.71%) SSL
2 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.43%) SQLite
3 13 (9.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 7 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.43%) MS Access
7 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 35 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 18 (12.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 18 (12.86%) Selenium
3 17 (12.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (7.86%) Selenium IDE
5 7 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.29%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.14%) TestNG
8 2 (1.43%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Publishing
3 5 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 119 (85.00%) Developer
2 59 (42.14%) C# Developer
3 41 (29.29%) .NET Developer
4 21 (15.00%) VB Developer
5 20 (14.29%) VB6 Developer
6 16 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 16 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (10.71%) Software Developer
8 14 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
9 13 (9.29%) Senior C# Developer
9 13 (9.29%) Analyst
10 10 (7.14%) Test Analyst
10 10 (7.14%) Graduate
10 10 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
10 10 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
11 9 (6.43%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
12 8 (5.71%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 8 (5.71%) Applications Developer
13 7 (5.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (75.71%) .NET
2 82 (58.57%) ASP.NET
3 37 (26.43%) jQuery
4 35 (25.00%) CSS
5 33 (23.57%) WCF
6 30 (21.43%) HTML
6 30 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 25 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 24 (17.14%) Web Services
9 23 (16.43%) WPF
9 23 (16.43%) LINQ
10 19 (13.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 18 (12.86%) HTML5
12 16 (11.43%) Classic ASP
13 12 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 7 (5.00%) RESTful
16 4 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.00%) Social Media
2 7 (5.00%) BBC
3 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.71%) OO
2 32 (22.86%) MVC
3 20 (14.29%) Web Development
4 17 (12.14%) OOP
5 16 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (9.29%) Scrum
7 11 (7.86%) Automated Testing
8 9 (6.43%) TDD
8 9 (6.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (5.71%) Project Management
10 7 (5.00%) BDD
10 7 (5.00%) Web Application Development
11 6 (4.29%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.29%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (2.86%) Software Testing
12 4 (2.86%) Pair Programming
12 4 (2.86%) DSDM
12 4 (2.86%) Test Management
12 4 (2.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 104 (74.29%) C#
2 92 (65.71%) VB6
3 67 (47.86%) VB.NET
4 56 (40.00%) SQL
5 36 (25.71%) JavaScript
6 35 (25.00%) VBScript
7 23 (16.43%) Lua
7 23 (16.43%) Java
8 22 (15.71%) T-SQL
9 9 (6.43%) Ruby
10 5 (3.57%) C++
11 3 (2.14%) PHP
12 2 (1.43%) C
12 2 (1.43%) VBA
12 2 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (27.14%) Degree
2 14 (10.00%) ISEB
2 14 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 11 (7.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.86%) ISO 9001
2 7 (5.00%) SLA
3 2 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.14%) HP
3 7 (5.00%) Apple
3 7 (5.00%) Sony
3 7 (5.00%) Yahoo!
3 7 (5.00%) Google
3 7 (5.00%) Facebook
4 2 (1.43%) Sybase
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago