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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 99 95 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -28
Permanent jobs citing VB 15 11 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.12% 0.96% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 1.92% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 42
Median salary £27,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.48% +11.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,600
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.33%
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
787 574 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 58.60% 50.35% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 760 521 628
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -10 12 £27,500 -29.48%
Gatwick -7 3 £40,000 +53.84%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for VB.

1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (87.23%) ASP.NET
3 40 (85.11%) C#
4 37 (78.72%) VB.NET
5 28 (59.57%) SQL Server
6 26 (55.32%) .NET Framework
7 25 (53.19%) Degree
8 24 (51.06%) Computer Science
9 23 (48.94%) VB6
9 23 (48.94%) SQL
10 22 (46.81%) MVC
11 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (40.43%) PL/SQL
13 18 (38.30%) BDD
13 18 (38.30%) NoSQL
13 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
13 18 (38.30%) RESTful
13 18 (38.30%) WCF
13 18 (38.30%) TDD
13 18 (38.30%) Ruby
13 18 (38.30%) Node.js
13 18 (38.30%) Web Application Development
13 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (38.30%) SQL Server 2014
13 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 16 (34.04%) HTML
14 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
15 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
16 12 (25.53%) CSS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (12.77%) MS Exchange
1 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (12.77%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (59.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (38.30%) NoSQL
2 18 (38.30%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.53%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.77%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Developer
2 31 (65.96%) .NET Developer
3 30 (63.83%) Junior
4 29 (61.70%) Junior .NET Developer
4 29 (61.70%) Junior Developer
5 18 (38.30%) Graduate
5 18 (38.30%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 18 (38.30%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) IT Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) IT Support
6 6 (12.77%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Support Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Software Support Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Junior Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (87.23%) ASP.NET
3 26 (55.32%) .NET Framework
4 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (38.30%) Node.js
5 18 (38.30%) RESTful
5 18 (38.30%) WCF
6 16 (34.04%) HTML
7 12 (25.53%) CSS
8 4 (8.51%) jQuery
8 4 (8.51%) XML
9 2 (4.26%) Ajax
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
9 2 (4.26%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (51.06%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.89%) Chemistry
2 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
2 7 (14.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
1 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
1 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) MVC
2 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (38.30%) BDD
3 18 (38.30%) TDD
3 18 (38.30%) Web Application Development
4 12 (25.53%) Web Development
5 6 (12.77%) CRM
6 4 (8.51%) UML
7 2 (4.26%) OO
7 2 (4.26%) OOP
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
8 1 (2.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) C#
2 37 (78.72%) VB.NET
3 23 (48.94%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) VB6
4 19 (40.43%) PL/SQL
5 18 (38.30%) Ruby
6 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
7 12 (25.53%) T-SQL
7 12 (25.53%) VBScript
8 9 (19.15%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Telerik