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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 58 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 47 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.30% 3.28% 4.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 5.34% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 36
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 £33,250 £22,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
752 524 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 68.86% 61.36% 70.56%
Number of salaries quoted 642 414 610
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £25,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +5 45 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Eastbourne - 1 £45,000 - 1
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 93 (87.74%) C#
2 92 (86.79%) .NET
3 69 (65.09%) VB6
4 62 (58.49%) JavaScript
5 60 (56.60%) SQL
6 58 (54.72%) HTML
7 57 (53.77%) ASP.NET
8 50 (47.17%) MVC
9 48 (45.28%) SQL Server
10 47 (44.34%) CSS
11 43 (40.57%) T-SQL
11 43 (40.57%) .NET Framework
12 35 (33.02%) WCF
13 32 (30.19%) VB.NET
13 32 (30.19%) Microsoft
14 31 (29.25%) jQuery
15 30 (28.30%) VBScript
16 29 (27.36%) Web Services
17 25 (23.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 24 (22.64%) AngularJS
19 23 (21.70%) Classic ASP
20 22 (20.75%) Visual Studio
20 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
21 21 (19.81%) Team Foundation Server
21 21 (19.81%) Finance
22 20 (18.87%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
22 20 (18.87%) Web Development
23 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
24 15 (14.15%) XML
24 15 (14.15%) OO

VB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (3.77%) IIS
2 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (45.28%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.87%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (7.55%) MySQL
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.89%) SQLite
7 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (20.75%) Visual Studio
2 21 (19.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.55%) Selenium
3 8 (7.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (4.72%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.72%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.83%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.89%) Firebug
7 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.94%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.94%) TestNG
General
1 21 (19.81%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Marketing
3 4 (3.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (86.79%) Developer
2 65 (61.32%) .NET Developer
3 32 (30.19%) C# Developer
4 27 (25.47%) Software Developer
4 27 (25.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (20.75%) .NET Software Developer
5 22 (20.75%) C# Software Developer
6 16 (15.09%) Programmer
7 14 (13.21%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (13.21%) Analyst
7 14 (13.21%) Senior Developer
8 13 (12.26%) Web Programmer
8 13 (12.26%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Automation Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Test Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.77%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) Applications Developer
12 3 (2.83%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (86.79%) .NET
2 58 (54.72%) HTML
3 57 (53.77%) ASP.NET
4 47 (44.34%) CSS
5 43 (40.57%) .NET Framework
6 35 (33.02%) WCF
7 31 (29.25%) jQuery
8 29 (27.36%) Web Services
9 25 (23.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 24 (22.64%) AngularJS
11 23 (21.70%) Classic ASP
12 15 (14.15%) XML
13 7 (6.60%) HTML5
14 5 (4.72%) Ajax
15 2 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
15 2 (1.89%) WPF
15 2 (1.89%) LINQ
16 1 (0.94%) WinForms
16 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
16 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.17%) MVC
2 20 (18.87%) Web Development
3 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.15%) OO
5 13 (12.26%) OOP
6 12 (11.32%) Waterfall
7 8 (7.55%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.66%) TDD
9 5 (4.72%) Scrum
9 5 (4.72%) Project Management
10 4 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.77%) BPMN
10 4 (3.77%) Software Architecture
10 4 (3.77%) BDD
10 4 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (3.77%) Use Case
10 4 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.77%) RUP
10 4 (3.77%) Data Modelling
10 4 (3.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 93 (87.74%) C#
2 69 (65.09%) VB6
3 62 (58.49%) JavaScript
4 60 (56.60%) SQL
5 43 (40.57%) T-SQL
6 32 (30.19%) VB.NET
7 30 (28.30%) VBScript
8 8 (7.55%) Java
9 3 (2.83%) XAML
10 2 (1.89%) Lua
11 1 (0.94%) C
11 1 (0.94%) C++
11 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) ISEB
2 3 (2.83%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 32 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.55%) Oracle
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Quant Capital
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Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
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Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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