The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Eastbourne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 2 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastbourne 50.00% 4.55% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 7.41% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Eastbourne region.

Programming Languages Category
Eastbourne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastbourne 100.00% 61.36% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 6
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +1.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastbourne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Eastbourne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Eastbourne

VB
Salary Trend in Eastbourne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Eastbourne region.

VB Salary Trend in Eastbourne

VB
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Eastbourne

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Eastbourne 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 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Agilent

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Eastbourne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Eastbourne 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Agilent
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago