The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB 88 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.20% 3.73% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.50% 5.47% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 76 30 19
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
926 567 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 65.26% 68.15% 67.21%
Number of salaries quoted 813 510 601
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
South East

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 +19 82 £38,750 -8.82% 5
Eastbourne -12 2 - -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 111 (76.03%) .NET
2 109 (74.66%) C#
3 96 (65.75%) VB6
4 84 (57.53%) ASP.NET
5 77 (52.74%) SQL Server
6 69 (47.26%) VB.NET
7 59 (40.41%) SQL
8 43 (29.45%) OO
9 38 (26.03%) Degree
10 37 (25.34%) jQuery
10 37 (25.34%) JavaScript
11 36 (24.66%) VBScript
11 36 (24.66%) CSS
11 36 (24.66%) Visual Studio
12 35 (23.97%) Computer Science
13 34 (23.29%) WCF
13 34 (23.29%) MVC
14 31 (21.23%) HTML
14 31 (21.23%) .NET Framework
15 29 (19.86%) Windows
16 25 (17.12%) Web Services
16 25 (17.12%) ISO 9001
16 25 (17.12%) Microsoft
16 25 (17.12%) AngularJS
17 24 (16.44%) Java
18 23 (15.75%) T-SQL
18 23 (15.75%) MS Excel
18 23 (15.75%) WPF
18 23 (15.75%) LINQ
18 23 (15.75%) Lua

VB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 7 (4.79%) Node.js
2 1 (0.68%) IIS
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (15.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) Extranet
2 1 (0.68%) SSL
2 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (52.74%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.75%) SQLite
3 14 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (8.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (8.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 7 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.79%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.37%) MS Access
7 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 36 (24.66%) Visual Studio
2 19 (13.01%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (13.01%) Selenium
3 18 (12.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (7.53%) Selenium IDE
5 7 (4.79%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.79%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.74%) TestNG
7 2 (1.37%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (14.38%) Finance
2 6 (4.11%) Publishing
3 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 124 (84.93%) Developer
2 60 (41.10%) C# Developer
3 44 (30.14%) .NET Developer
4 22 (15.07%) VB Developer
5 21 (14.38%) VB6 Developer
6 17 (11.64%) Software Developer
6 17 (11.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (10.96%) Senior Developer
8 15 (10.27%) C# Software Developer
9 13 (8.90%) Analyst
9 13 (8.90%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (7.53%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (6.85%) Automation Analyst
11 10 (6.85%) Automation Test Analyst
11 10 (6.85%) Test Analyst
11 10 (6.85%) Graduate
12 8 (5.48%) Applications Developer
12 8 (5.48%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 8 (5.48%) Graduate Developer
13 7 (4.79%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (76.03%) .NET
2 84 (57.53%) ASP.NET
3 37 (25.34%) jQuery
4 36 (24.66%) CSS
5 34 (23.29%) WCF
6 31 (21.23%) HTML
6 31 (21.23%) .NET Framework
7 25 (17.12%) Web Services
7 25 (17.12%) AngularJS
8 23 (15.75%) WPF
8 23 (15.75%) LINQ
9 19 (13.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 18 (12.33%) HTML5
11 16 (10.96%) Classic ASP
12 12 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (6.85%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (4.79%) RESTful
15 4 (2.74%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.97%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.79%) Social Media
2 7 (4.79%) BBC
3 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.45%) OO
2 34 (23.29%) MVC
3 21 (14.38%) Web Development
4 17 (11.64%) OOP
4 17 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (8.90%) Scrum
6 12 (8.22%) Automated Testing
7 9 (6.16%) TDD
7 9 (6.16%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (5.48%) Project Management
9 7 (4.79%) Waterfall
9 7 (4.79%) BDD
9 7 (4.79%) Web Application Development
10 6 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.11%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (3.42%) Test Management
11 5 (3.42%) Test Automation
12 4 (2.74%) User Stories
12 4 (2.74%) Software Testing
12 4 (2.74%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 109 (74.66%) C#
2 96 (65.75%) VB6
3 69 (47.26%) VB.NET
4 59 (40.41%) SQL
5 37 (25.34%) JavaScript
6 36 (24.66%) VBScript
7 24 (16.44%) Java
8 23 (15.75%) T-SQL
8 23 (15.75%) Lua
9 9 (6.16%) Ruby
10 5 (3.42%) C++
11 3 (2.05%) PHP
12 2 (1.37%) C
12 2 (1.37%) VBA
12 2 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (26.03%) Degree
2 15 (10.27%) ISEB
2 15 (10.27%) ISTQB
3 12 (8.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.12%) ISO 9001
2 7 (4.79%) SLA
3 2 (1.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (17.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.85%) HP
3 7 (4.79%) Apple
3 7 (4.79%) Sony
3 7 (4.79%) Yahoo!
3 7 (4.79%) Google
3 7 (4.79%) Facebook
4 2 (1.37%) Sybase
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighton
Family Investments
Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 days ago
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago