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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 66 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 38 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.14% 2.96% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.92% 5.58% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 37
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £37,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,750 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
642 591 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 53.10% 53.05% 42.78%
Number of salaries quoted 601 529 541
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,760 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
Crawley +6 17 £42,500 - 1
Horsham -6 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Chichester -15 3 £27,500 -32.09%
Worthing - 1 £27,500 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 48 (66.67%) SQL
2 42 (58.33%) .NET
3 32 (44.44%) C#
4 27 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
6 24 (33.33%) VB6
7 21 (29.17%) MS Excel
7 21 (29.17%) Finance
8 19 (26.39%) CSS
9 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
9 17 (23.61%) HTML
9 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
10 15 (20.83%) VB.NET
11 13 (18.06%) Business Objects
12 11 (15.28%) Service Management
12 11 (15.28%) MS Access
13 10 (13.89%) OO
14 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (12.50%) VBA
14 9 (12.50%) Publishing
15 8 (11.11%) C++
15 8 (11.11%) Web Services
15 8 (11.11%) CRM
16 7 (9.72%) Oracle
17 6 (8.33%) Workflow
17 6 (8.33%) VBScript
17 6 (8.33%) C
17 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
17 6 (8.33%) Systems Analysis

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
1 2 (2.78%) Extranet
1 2 (2.78%) Firewall
1 2 (2.78%) IP Telephony
1 2 (2.78%) DHCP
1 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.78%) VPN
1 2 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) MS Access
3 9 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.17%) MySQL
5 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.78%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.39%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.39%) DTS
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.39%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) Toad
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Publishing
3 4 (5.56%) Advertising
3 4 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Military
4 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Analyst
2 29 (40.28%) Developer
3 17 (23.61%) .NET Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Report Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Systems Support
7 6 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Software Support Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (58.33%) .NET
2 19 (26.39%) CSS
3 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
3 17 (23.61%) HTML
4 8 (11.11%) Web Services
5 5 (6.94%) XML
6 3 (4.17%) Ajax
7 2 (2.78%) DCOM
7 2 (2.78%) XSLT
7 2 (2.78%) ActiveX
7 2 (2.78%) jQuery
7 2 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.39%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) SCADA
2 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.78%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) Service Management
2 10 (13.89%) OO
3 8 (11.11%) CRM
4 6 (8.33%) Workflow
4 6 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (6.94%) Data Protection
5 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
5 5 (6.94%) ITIL
6 4 (5.56%) MVC
6 4 (5.56%) Project Management
6 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (5.56%) Change Control
7 3 (4.17%) System Testing
7 3 (4.17%) Web Development
7 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (66.67%) SQL
2 32 (44.44%) C#
3 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
4 24 (33.33%) VB6
5 15 (20.83%) VB.NET
6 9 (12.50%) VBA
7 8 (11.11%) C++
8 6 (8.33%) VBScript
8 6 (8.33%) C
9 5 (6.94%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.17%) PHP
10 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.78%) Java
12 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.78%) MCSE
2 2 (2.78%) MCSA
2 2 (2.78%) JNCIS
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.78%) MCDST
2 2 (2.78%) VCP5
3 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.06%) Business Objects
3 7 (9.72%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) Citrix
5 2 (2.78%) Mitel
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
5 2 (2.78%) Juniper
5 2 (2.78%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) Dell
5 2 (2.78%) Cognos
5 2 (2.78%) Northgate
5 2 (2.78%) Orchard
5 2 (2.78%) WatchGuard
5 2 (2.78%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.39%) Omniture
6 1 (1.39%) Google
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £32000 - £36000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago