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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 54 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 63 52 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.11% 4.49% 3.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.10% 7.02% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 56 48 28
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
887 741 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 72.00% 63.93% 71.74%
Number of salaries quoted 762 615 576
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 £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -4 58 £40,000 +16.78% 3
Hove -9 3 £43,985 +25.67%
Lewes - 2 £40,000 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 100 (90.09%) C#
2 85 (76.58%) .NET
3 69 (62.16%) VB6
4 68 (61.26%) ASP.NET
5 56 (50.45%) JavaScript
5 56 (50.45%) SQL
6 53 (47.75%) SQL Server
7 50 (45.05%) VB.NET
8 46 (41.44%) HTML
9 39 (35.14%) WCF
10 35 (31.53%) OO
10 35 (31.53%) AngularJS
11 34 (30.63%) Visual Studio
12 33 (29.73%) .NET Framework
13 32 (28.83%) Web Services
14 31 (27.93%) CSS
14 31 (27.93%) MVC
15 30 (27.03%) T-SQL
15 30 (27.03%) jQuery
16 29 (26.13%) Degree
16 29 (26.13%) Finance
17 28 (25.23%) XML
17 28 (25.23%) Entity Framework
18 25 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (20.72%) OOP
19 23 (20.72%) VBScript
20 22 (19.82%) Computer Science
21 21 (18.92%) TDD
21 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
22 18 (16.22%) BDD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 5 (4.50%) IIS
2 1 (0.90%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (15.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) GSM
1 1 (0.90%) Internet
1 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (47.75%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 12 (10.81%) SQLite
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (9.01%) MySQL
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (30.63%) Visual Studio
2 16 (14.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.31%) WebDriver
3 7 (6.31%) Cucumber
3 7 (6.31%) SpecFlow
3 7 (6.31%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (6.31%) Selenium
4 6 (5.41%) Firebug
5 5 (4.50%) TestNG
5 5 (4.50%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.50%) IntelliJ
General
1 29 (26.13%) Finance
2 12 (10.81%) Publishing
3 3 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (0.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 96 (86.49%) Developer
2 62 (55.86%) .NET Developer
3 35 (31.53%) C# Developer
4 21 (18.92%) Senior Developer
5 18 (16.22%) Software Developer
5 18 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (12.61%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (11.71%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (11.71%) .NET Software Developer
8 12 (10.81%) Analyst
9 10 (9.01%) WPF Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Junior
10 7 (6.31%) Junior Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Programmer
11 6 (5.41%) Junior .NET Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Graduate Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Automation Test Analyst
12 5 (4.50%) Graduate
12 5 (4.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (76.58%) .NET
2 68 (61.26%) ASP.NET
3 46 (41.44%) HTML
4 39 (35.14%) WCF
5 35 (31.53%) AngularJS
6 33 (29.73%) .NET Framework
7 32 (28.83%) Web Services
8 31 (27.93%) CSS
9 30 (27.03%) jQuery
10 28 (25.23%) Entity Framework
10 28 (25.23%) XML
11 17 (15.32%) Classic ASP
12 14 (12.61%) Ajax
13 12 (10.81%) WPF
13 12 (10.81%) LINQ
14 10 (9.01%) XSLT
15 6 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
16 3 (2.70%) HTML5
17 2 (1.80%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.82%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.41%) Open Source
4 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.90%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.90%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.90%) VHDL
4 1 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (0.90%) CPLD
4 1 (0.90%) Physics
4 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.71%) Windows
2 1 (0.90%) Linux
2 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.53%) OO
2 31 (27.93%) MVC
3 25 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (20.72%) OOP
5 21 (18.92%) TDD
6 18 (16.22%) BDD
7 16 (14.41%) Web Development
8 14 (12.61%) Software Architecture
8 14 (12.61%) Project Management
8 14 (12.61%) Scrum
9 13 (11.71%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (7.21%) Business Analysis
11 7 (6.31%) Fund Management
11 7 (6.31%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.41%) Test Automation
12 6 (5.41%) Test Management
12 6 (5.41%) Automated Testing
12 6 (5.41%) Software Engineering
13 4 (3.60%) UML
13 4 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 100 (90.09%) C#
2 69 (62.16%) VB6
3 56 (50.45%) JavaScript
3 56 (50.45%) SQL
4 50 (45.05%) VB.NET
5 30 (27.03%) T-SQL
6 23 (20.72%) VBScript
7 16 (14.41%) Java
8 12 (10.81%) Lua
9 8 (7.21%) F#
10 1 (0.90%) VC++
10 1 (0.90%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.90%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.90%) C
10 1 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (26.13%) Degree
2 7 (6.31%) ISEB
2 7 (6.31%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.01%) Oracle
3 1 (0.90%) EMC
3 1 (0.90%) QNX
3 1 (0.90%) Xilinx
3 1 (0.90%) Altera
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