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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 44 91 45
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -46
Permanent jobs citing VB 59 13 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.14% 1.24% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.10% 1.82% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 59 13 74
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £38,500 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £44,500 £46,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
728 713 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 63.47% 67.90% 65.59%
Number of salaries quoted 642 604 815
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +53 56 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Lewes - 2 £50,000 -
Uckfield - 1 £45,000 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for VB.

1 107 (98.17%) C#
2 105 (96.33%) .NET
3 82 (75.23%) SQL Server
4 79 (72.48%) SQL
5 63 (57.80%) JavaScript
6 59 (54.13%) ASP.NET
7 52 (47.71%) Computer Science
8 50 (45.87%) OO
9 47 (43.12%) VB6
10 44 (40.37%) Degree
11 30 (27.52%) IIS
12 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (26.61%) ASP.NET Web API
13 28 (25.69%) .NET Framework
13 28 (25.69%) Java
14 27 (24.77%) Visual Studio
15 26 (23.85%) T-SQL
16 25 (22.94%) HTML
16 25 (22.94%) Windows
16 25 (22.94%) Entity Framework
17 24 (22.02%) HTML5
17 24 (22.02%) CSS
17 24 (22.02%) Windows Server
18 23 (21.10%) AngularJS
18 23 (21.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 23 (21.10%) XML
18 23 (21.10%) Classic ASP
18 23 (21.10%) VBScript
18 23 (21.10%) JSON
18 23 (21.10%) CSS3

VB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (27.52%) IIS
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (75.23%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.27%) SQLite
3 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (24.77%) Visual Studio
2 18 (16.51%) JUnit
2 18 (16.51%) NUnit
2 18 (16.51%) Selenium
2 18 (16.51%) TestNG
2 18 (16.51%) WebDriver
3 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.92%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Back Office
3 3 (2.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (75.23%) Developer
2 54 (49.54%) C# Developer
3 34 (31.19%) .NET Developer
4 24 (22.02%) Applications Developer
4 24 (22.02%) C# Application Developer
5 23 (21.10%) C# Web Applications Developer
5 23 (21.10%) C# Web Developer
5 23 (21.10%) HTML Developer
5 23 (21.10%) Web Applications Developer
5 23 (21.10%) Web Developer
6 22 (20.18%) Graduate
6 22 (20.18%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 22 (20.18%) Graduate Developer
7 21 (19.27%) C# WPF Developer
7 21 (19.27%) WPF Developer
8 18 (16.51%) Automation Tester
8 18 (16.51%) Tester
9 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (8.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (96.33%) .NET
2 59 (54.13%) ASP.NET
3 29 (26.61%) ASP.NET Web API
4 28 (25.69%) .NET Framework
5 25 (22.94%) Entity Framework
5 25 (22.94%) HTML
6 24 (22.02%) CSS
6 24 (22.02%) HTML5
7 23 (21.10%) AngularJS
7 23 (21.10%) Classic ASP
7 23 (21.10%) CSS3
7 23 (21.10%) jQuery
7 23 (21.10%) JSON
7 23 (21.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 23 (21.10%) XML
8 22 (20.18%) Ajax
9 21 (19.27%) LINQ
9 21 (19.27%) WPF
10 10 (9.17%) XSLT
11 6 (5.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (47.71%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.92%) Clustering
3 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.94%) Windows
2 24 (22.02%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.92%) Linux
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.87%) OO
2 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.51%) Automated Testing
3 18 (16.51%) Exploratory Testing
3 18 (16.51%) Manual Testing
3 18 (16.51%) Scrum
4 11 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (10.09%) Integration Testing
4 11 (10.09%) TDD
5 8 (7.34%) Pair Programming
6 7 (6.42%) Project Management
6 7 (6.42%) SDLC
6 7 (6.42%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 7 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (5.50%) OOD
7 6 (5.50%) SOLID
8 4 (3.67%) Change Management
8 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.67%) Resource Management
8 4 (3.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (98.17%) C#
2 79 (72.48%) SQL
3 63 (57.80%) JavaScript
4 47 (43.12%) VB6
5 28 (25.69%) Java
6 26 (23.85%) T-SQL
7 23 (21.10%) VBScript
8 21 (19.27%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.59%) F#
10 1 (0.92%) C++
10 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.92%) X++
Qualifications
1 44 (40.37%) Degree
2 18 (16.51%) ISEB
2 18 (16.51%) ISTQB
2 18 (16.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.27%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (6.42%) Sybase
2 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.92%) IBM
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle
3 1 (0.92%) VMware
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