The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 70 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 32 77 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.78% 5.82% 4.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 9.03% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 74 37
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
VB
South East

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 Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
801 853 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 69.53% 64.52% 71.20%
Number of salaries quoted 675 742 584
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 -27 29 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Lewes - 2 £40,000 -
Hove +5 1 £43,985 +25.67%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 73 (86.90%) C#
2 59 (70.24%) .NET
3 49 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 49 (58.33%) VB6
4 43 (51.19%) SQL Server
5 42 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 37 (44.05%) SQL
7 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
8 32 (38.10%) OO
9 30 (35.71%) Visual Studio
10 29 (34.52%) Degree
11 28 (33.33%) WCF
11 28 (33.33%) HTML
12 26 (30.95%) Computer Science
13 25 (29.76%) Finance
14 24 (28.57%) XML
15 23 (27.38%) AngularJS
16 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (23.81%) TDD
17 20 (23.81%) Web Services
18 18 (21.43%) T-SQL
18 18 (21.43%) MVC
19 17 (20.24%) BDD
20 16 (19.05%) Java
20 16 (19.05%) OOP
20 16 (19.05%) WPF
20 16 (19.05%) LINQ
20 16 (19.05%) Lua
20 16 (19.05%) SQLite
20 16 (19.05%) jQuery

VB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (1.19%) SAS
1 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Internet
1 1 (1.19%) GSM
1 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (51.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.05%) SQLite
3 10 (11.90%) MySQL
4 8 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 7 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 7 (8.33%) Selenium
3 7 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (7.14%) Firebug
5 5 (5.95%) TestNG
5 5 (5.95%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.95%) IntelliJ
General
1 25 (29.76%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Publishing
3 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (82.14%) Developer
2 38 (45.24%) .NET Developer
3 26 (30.95%) C# Developer
4 15 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 14 (16.67%) WPF Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Junior Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Junior
9 6 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.95%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Automation Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 5 (5.95%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Graduate Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Test Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (70.24%) .NET
2 49 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 28 (33.33%) WCF
3 28 (33.33%) HTML
4 24 (28.57%) XML
5 23 (27.38%) AngularJS
6 20 (23.81%) Web Services
7 16 (19.05%) WPF
7 16 (19.05%) LINQ
7 16 (19.05%) jQuery
8 15 (17.86%) CSS
8 15 (17.86%) Entity Framework
9 13 (15.48%) .NET Framework
10 10 (11.90%) XSLT
10 10 (11.90%) Ajax
11 6 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (5.95%) Classic ASP
13 1 (1.19%) HTML5
13 1 (1.19%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.19%) CPLD
3 1 (1.19%) VHDL
3 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.19%) Physics
3 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.19%) UNIX
2 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.10%) OO
2 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (23.81%) TDD
4 18 (21.43%) MVC
5 17 (20.24%) BDD
6 16 (19.05%) OOP
7 14 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 14 (16.67%) Scrum
8 13 (15.48%) Project Management
9 9 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (9.52%) Web Development
11 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 7 (8.33%) Fund Management
12 6 (7.14%) Automated Testing
12 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.14%) Test Management
12 6 (7.14%) Open Source
12 6 (7.14%) Test Automation
13 4 (4.76%) UML
13 4 (4.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 73 (86.90%) C#
2 49 (58.33%) VB6
3 42 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 37 (44.05%) SQL
5 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 18 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 16 (19.05%) Java
7 16 (19.05%) Lua
8 12 (14.29%) VBScript
9 8 (9.52%) F#
10 1 (1.19%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.19%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.19%) VC++
10 1 (1.19%) C
10 1 (1.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (34.52%) Degree
2 7 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (8.33%) ISEB
3 6 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle
3 1 (1.19%) Xilinx
3 1 (1.19%) Altera
3 1 (1.19%) EMC
3 1 (1.19%) QNX
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