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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 49 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 45 50 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.66% 4.53% 3.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.26% 6.59% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 45 48 26
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
620 759 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 64.25% 68.75% 62.54%
Number of salaries quoted 553 659 417
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +1 44 £45,000 +5.88% 2
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 60 (100.00%) C#
2 58 (96.67%) .NET
3 49 (81.67%) VB6
4 47 (78.33%) SQL Server
5 33 (55.00%) Computer Science
6 32 (53.33%) OO
7 31 (51.67%) Degree
8 30 (50.00%) LINQ
8 30 (50.00%) VB.NET
8 30 (50.00%) Visual Studio
9 27 (45.00%) SQL
10 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET
11 25 (41.67%) ISO 9001
11 25 (41.67%) WPF
11 25 (41.67%) SQLite
12 24 (40.00%) XML
13 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
14 17 (28.33%) .NET Framework
15 16 (26.67%) HTML
15 16 (26.67%) CSS
16 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
17 12 (20.00%) Entity Framework
17 12 (20.00%) HTML5
18 11 (18.33%) Classic ASP
18 11 (18.33%) VBScript
18 11 (18.33%) JSON
18 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET Web API
19 10 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
19 10 (16.67%) IIS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (78.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (41.67%) SQLite
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
2 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (96.67%) Developer
2 45 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 25 (41.67%) C# WPF Developer
3 25 (41.67%) WPF Developer
4 19 (31.67%) .NET Developer
5 16 (26.67%) Applications Developer
6 15 (25.00%) C# Application Developer
7 12 (20.00%) Web Developer
8 11 (18.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (18.33%) C# Web Applications Developer
8 11 (18.33%) C# Web Developer
8 11 (18.33%) Web Applications Developer
9 9 (15.00%) HTML Developer
10 6 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
10 6 (10.00%) Graduate
10 6 (10.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 6 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (8.33%) Applications Support
12 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (96.67%) .NET
2 30 (50.00%) LINQ
3 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET
4 25 (41.67%) WPF
5 24 (40.00%) XML
6 17 (28.33%) .NET Framework
7 16 (26.67%) CSS
7 16 (26.67%) HTML
8 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
9 12 (20.00%) Entity Framework
9 12 (20.00%) HTML5
10 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (18.33%) Classic ASP
10 11 (18.33%) JSON
11 10 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (15.00%) CSS3
12 9 (15.00%) jQuery
13 7 (11.67%) WCF
14 6 (10.00%) .NET Remoting
14 6 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 33 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
1 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) OO
2 6 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (8.33%) BDD
3 5 (8.33%) TDD
4 4 (6.67%) ITIL
4 4 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.67%) MVC
6 1 (1.67%) OOP
6 1 (1.67%) Scrum
6 1 (1.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (81.67%) VB6
3 30 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 27 (45.00%) SQL
5 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (18.33%) VBScript
7 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.33%) Java
9 2 (3.33%) F#
10 1 (1.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 31 (51.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (41.67%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago