The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 46 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 0.48% 2.94% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 5.98% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
West 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 Horsham region.

Programming Languages Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
146 117 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 69.86% 49.16% 61.82%
Number of salaries quoted 140 106 66
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

VB
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

VB Salary Trend in Horsham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) Avionics
4 1 (25.00%) Altera
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) VC++
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (25.00%) QNX
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) VHDL
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VB Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) VHDL
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) CPLD
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) VC++
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) QNX
1 1 (25.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (25.00%) Altera
Horsham
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