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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 30 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 3.64% 0.94% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.19% 1.33% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +82.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £37,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,500 £20,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
97 75 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 58.79% 70.75% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 97 71 67
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Horsham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 5 (45.45%) VB6
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Publishing
4 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) VBA
4 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (36.36%) Business Objects
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) MS Access
6 1 (9.09%) Advertising
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) MS Access
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Report Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
2 5 (45.45%) VB6
3 4 (36.36%) VBA
4 2 (18.18%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Business Objects
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