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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 30 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 2.90% 7.63% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.71% 14.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
85 64 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 61.59% 54.24% 63.24%
Number of salaries quoted 73 60 82
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Horsham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) VB6
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Publishing
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Avionics
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Report Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Software Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VB Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (50.00%) VB6
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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