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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 11 8
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastbourne - 8.33% 40.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 11.76% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £45,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
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
15 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastbourne 100.00% 70.83% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 19
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 12 Related IT Skills in Eastbourne

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Eastbourne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA