The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 86 74 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing VB 17 40 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.36% 2.88% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 5.49% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 16
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
652 729 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 52.33% 52.41% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 600 637 684
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VB
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

VB Salary Trend in West Sussex

VB
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in West Sussex

VB
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Haywards Heath - 12 £34,000 -
Crawley -14 2 £52,500 +15.38%
Chichester +1 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Horsham -8 1 £42,500 +70.00% 1
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 37 (86.05%) C#
1 37 (86.05%) SQL
1 37 (86.05%) .NET
2 33 (76.74%) JavaScript
3 27 (62.79%) VB.NET
4 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
5 19 (44.19%) HTML
5 19 (44.19%) VB6
6 18 (41.86%) CSS
7 17 (39.53%) MVC
8 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
8 15 (34.88%) Marketing
9 14 (32.56%) Mentoring
9 14 (32.56%) PL/SQL
9 14 (32.56%) Oracle
10 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
11 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
11 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
12 3 (6.98%) MS Access
12 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
12 3 (6.98%) C++
12 3 (6.98%) Degree
12 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
12 3 (6.98%) Umbraco
13 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
13 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
13 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
13 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
13 2 (4.65%) Endeca

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) MS Access
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Selenium
2 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (34.88%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Avionics
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) Web Developer
3 15 (34.88%) Programmer
4 12 (27.91%) .NET Developer
5 11 (25.58%) Analyst
6 10 (23.26%) Web Designer
6 10 (23.26%) .NET Designer
6 10 (23.26%) Designer
7 9 (20.93%) VB6 Developer
7 9 (20.93%) VB Developer
7 9 (20.93%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (18.60%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (18.60%) Analyst Developer
8 8 (18.60%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (13.95%) Software Programmer
9 6 (13.95%) VB Programmer
10 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
10 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
11 3 (6.98%) Report Analyst
12 2 (4.65%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) .NET
2 19 (44.19%) HTML
3 18 (41.86%) CSS
4 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.65%) Regular Expression
6 1 (2.33%) SOAP
6 1 (2.33%) XSLT
6 1 (2.33%) jQuery
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (2.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.33%) VHDL
2 1 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.33%) CPLD
2 1 (2.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) UNIX
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) MVC
2 14 (32.56%) Mentoring
3 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.65%) UML
5 2 (4.65%) OO
5 2 (4.65%) Workflow
5 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) TDD
6 1 (2.33%) DSDM
6 1 (2.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) C#
1 37 (86.05%) SQL
2 33 (76.74%) JavaScript
3 27 (62.79%) VB.NET
4 19 (44.19%) VB6
5 14 (32.56%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.98%) C++
7 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) Java
8 1 (2.33%) VC++
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Endeca
4 1 (2.33%) Xilinx
4 1 (2.33%) Altera
4 1 (2.33%) EMC
4 1 (2.33%) QNX
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