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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 83 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB 15 90 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.41% 6.12% 4.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 9.41% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 83 36
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
737 956 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 69.33% 65.03% 69.00%
Number of salaries quoted 616 835 559
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
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 3 July 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 -32 14 £42,500 +21.42%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 71 (86.59%) C#
2 61 (74.39%) .NET
3 52 (63.41%) SQL Server
4 51 (62.20%) ASP.NET
4 51 (62.20%) VB6
5 46 (56.10%) VB.NET
6 40 (48.78%) OO
7 34 (41.46%) Visual Studio
8 33 (40.24%) Degree
9 32 (39.02%) Computer Science
9 32 (39.02%) JavaScript
9 32 (39.02%) SQL
10 25 (30.49%) HTML
11 24 (29.27%) Finance
11 24 (29.27%) WCF
11 24 (29.27%) WPF
11 24 (29.27%) LINQ
11 24 (29.27%) Lua
11 24 (29.27%) SQLite
12 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (26.83%) ISO 9001
13 21 (25.61%) TDD
14 20 (24.39%) XML
14 20 (24.39%) AngularJS
15 17 (20.73%) Web Services
15 17 (20.73%) BDD
16 16 (19.51%) OOP
17 15 (18.29%) T-SQL
18 14 (17.07%) MVC
19 13 (15.85%) jQuery

VB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (1.22%) IIS
1 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) GSM
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
1 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 24 (29.27%) SQLite
3 10 (12.20%) MySQL
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (41.46%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.54%) WebDriver
2 7 (8.54%) Cucumber
2 7 (8.54%) SpecFlow
2 7 (8.54%) HP UFT
2 7 (8.54%) Selenium
3 6 (7.32%) Firebug
4 5 (6.10%) TestNG
4 5 (6.10%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.10%) IntelliJ
5 4 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (29.27%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Publishing
3 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 70 (85.37%) Developer
2 33 (40.24%) .NET Developer
3 30 (36.59%) C# Developer
4 19 (23.17%) WPF Developer
5 16 (19.51%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.98%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Junior Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Junior
8 6 (7.32%) Junior .NET Developer
8 6 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Test Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Graduate
10 4 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (74.39%) .NET
2 51 (62.20%) ASP.NET
3 25 (30.49%) HTML
4 24 (29.27%) WCF
4 24 (29.27%) WPF
4 24 (29.27%) LINQ
5 20 (24.39%) XML
5 20 (24.39%) AngularJS
6 17 (20.73%) Web Services
7 13 (15.85%) jQuery
8 12 (14.63%) Entity Framework
8 12 (14.63%) CSS
9 10 (12.20%) XSLT
9 10 (12.20%) Ajax
10 6 (7.32%) .NET Framework
10 6 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (2.44%) Classic ASP
12 1 (1.22%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (1.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (39.02%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.22%) VHDL
3 1 (1.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.22%) CPLD
3 1 (1.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.22%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.78%) OO
2 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.61%) TDD
4 17 (20.73%) BDD
5 16 (19.51%) OOP
6 14 (17.07%) MVC
7 10 (12.20%) Scrum
7 10 (12.20%) Software Architecture
8 9 (10.98%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (10.98%) Project Management
9 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.54%) Fund Management
10 6 (7.32%) Test Management
10 6 (7.32%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.32%) Test Automation
10 6 (7.32%) Open Source
11 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.88%) Web Development
13 3 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (3.66%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 71 (86.59%) C#
2 51 (62.20%) VB6
3 46 (56.10%) VB.NET
4 32 (39.02%) JavaScript
4 32 (39.02%) SQL
5 24 (29.27%) Lua
6 15 (18.29%) T-SQL
7 12 (14.63%) Java
8 9 (10.98%) VBScript
9 8 (9.76%) F#
10 1 (1.22%) VC++
10 1 (1.22%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.22%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.22%) C
10 1 (1.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (40.24%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) ISEB
2 7 (8.54%) ISTQB
3 6 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle
2 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.22%) EMC
3 1 (1.22%) QNX
3 1 (1.22%) Xilinx
3 1 (1.22%) Altera
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