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 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 East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 52 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB 52 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.48% 3.34% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.00% 4.66% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 16
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,700 £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
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
743 622 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 64.00% 71.74% 65.76%
Number of salaries quoted 617 576 586
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
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Brighton +9 50 £34,250 -19.41% 7
Hove - 1 £35,000 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 74 (88.10%) .NET
2 68 (80.95%) SQL Server
3 67 (79.76%) C#
4 65 (77.38%) ASP.NET
5 53 (63.10%) VB.NET
6 50 (59.52%) VB6
7 40 (47.62%) Degree
8 37 (44.05%) Computer Science
9 35 (41.67%) OO
10 27 (32.14%) SQL
11 24 (28.57%) Visual Studio
12 22 (26.19%) ISO 9001
12 22 (26.19%) Lua
12 22 (26.19%) WPF
12 22 (26.19%) LINQ
12 22 (26.19%) SQLite
13 19 (22.62%) .NET Framework
14 18 (21.43%) WCF
15 17 (20.24%) Java
16 16 (19.05%) Web Development
17 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (16.67%) Project Management
18 14 (16.67%) MVC
18 14 (16.67%) Scrum
18 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 13 (15.48%) TDD
20 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
20 12 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
21 11 (13.10%) Apache Flex
21 11 (13.10%) Microsoft

VB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (7.14%) Node.js
2 3 (3.57%) MTS
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Intranet
1 1 (1.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 22 (26.19%) SQLite
3 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 12 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.38%) Selenium
4 2 (2.38%) Selenium IDE
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Publishing
3 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 81 (96.43%) Developer
2 33 (39.29%) .NET Developer
3 28 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 18 (21.43%) WPF Developer
5 15 (17.86%) VB Developer
6 14 (16.67%) VB6 Developer
6 14 (16.67%) Graduate
7 10 (11.90%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (11.90%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (3.57%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Junior
10 3 (3.57%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (2.38%) Analyst
11 2 (2.38%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.38%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (88.10%) .NET
2 65 (77.38%) ASP.NET
3 22 (26.19%) WPF
3 22 (26.19%) LINQ
4 19 (22.62%) .NET Framework
5 18 (21.43%) WCF
6 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (13.10%) Apache Flex
9 8 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (7.14%) RESTful
10 6 (7.14%) jQuery
11 5 (5.95%) Classic ASP
11 5 (5.95%) CSS
12 4 (4.76%) WinForms
12 4 (4.76%) Web Services
12 4 (4.76%) AngularJS
13 3 (3.57%) XML
13 3 (3.57%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 37 (44.05%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.14%) BBC
2 6 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) OO
2 16 (19.05%) Web Development
3 14 (16.67%) Project Management
3 14 (16.67%) MVC
3 14 (16.67%) Scrum
4 13 (15.48%) TDD
5 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.52%) DSDM
7 7 (8.33%) Pair Programming
8 6 (7.14%) Web Application Development
8 6 (7.14%) User Stories
8 6 (7.14%) BDD
9 4 (4.76%) RDF
9 4 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.38%) Automated Testing
10 2 (2.38%) Migration
11 1 (1.19%) Test Management
11 1 (1.19%) Test Scripting
11 1 (1.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 67 (79.76%) C#
2 53 (63.10%) VB.NET
3 50 (59.52%) VB6
4 27 (32.14%) SQL
5 22 (26.19%) Lua
6 17 (20.24%) Java
7 7 (8.33%) VBScript
8 6 (7.14%) Ruby
8 6 (7.14%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.95%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.95%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 40 (47.62%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) ISEB
2 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.19%) ISO 9001
2 7 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.14%) Sony
2 6 (7.14%) Yahoo!
2 6 (7.14%) Google
2 6 (7.14%) Apple
2 6 (7.14%) Facebook
3 2 (2.38%) HP
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton
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Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Domestic and General Group
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Family Investments
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 14 days ago