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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 79 75 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB 26 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.35% 2.31% 3.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.61% 4.09% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 35
Average salary £27,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
721 611 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 65.19% 56.37% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 671 539 565
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +1 12 £27,500 -42.10% 1
Worthing +11 6 £25,000 -20.63%
Chichester -20 3 £42,500 +70.00%
Gatwick - 3 £42,500 -
East Grinstead - 1 £37,500 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 39 (72.22%) C#
2 38 (70.37%) .NET
3 35 (64.81%) SQL Server
3 35 (64.81%) ASP.NET
4 29 (53.70%) MVC
5 28 (51.85%) VB.NET
6 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (46.30%) VB6
8 25 (46.30%) SQL
9 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
9 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (35.19%) TDD
10 19 (35.19%) WCF
10 19 (35.19%) HTML
10 19 (35.19%) Web Application Development
10 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
12 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
12 14 (25.93%) Degree
12 14 (25.93%) Computer Science
13 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
13 13 (24.07%) Finance
14 12 (22.22%) XML
14 12 (22.22%) Ruby
14 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
14 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (22.22%) RESTful
14 12 (22.22%) BDD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (22.22%) Node.js
2 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) Modbus
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (64.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) MySQL
6 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.70%) MS Access
7 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
2 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.96%) Moq
3 7 (12.96%) MSTest
3 7 (12.96%) NUnit
3 7 (12.96%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (5.56%) TestComplete
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (90.74%) Developer
2 36 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 19 (35.19%) Junior
4 18 (33.33%) Junior Developer
5 17 (31.48%) Junior .NET Developer
6 13 (24.07%) Graduate
6 13 (24.07%) Graduate Developer
7 12 (22.22%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (11.11%) SQL Developer
11 5 (9.26%) Analyst
11 5 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
11 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
12 4 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
12 4 (7.41%) Consultant
12 4 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
12 4 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV Developer
13 3 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (70.37%) .NET
2 35 (64.81%) ASP.NET
3 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 19 (35.19%) HTML
4 19 (35.19%) WCF
5 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
6 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (22.22%) RESTful
6 12 (22.22%) XML
7 11 (20.37%) CSS
8 8 (14.81%) jQuery
9 7 (12.96%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (12.96%) Ninject
9 7 (12.96%) Razor View Engine
9 7 (12.96%) Spring.NET
9 7 (12.96%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (12.96%) WinForms
9 7 (12.96%) WPF
10 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.96%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) MVC
2 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (35.19%) TDD
3 19 (35.19%) Web Application Development
4 12 (22.22%) BDD
5 10 (18.52%) UML
6 9 (16.67%) Scrum
7 8 (14.81%) ERP
8 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.96%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (12.96%) Kanban
8 7 (12.96%) MVVM
9 6 (11.11%) Web Development
10 5 (9.26%) CRM
10 5 (9.26%) Line Management
11 3 (5.56%) Automated Testing
11 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.56%) Manual Testing
12 2 (3.70%) Regression Testing
12 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (72.22%) C#
2 28 (51.85%) VB.NET
3 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 25 (46.30%) VB6
4 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 12 (22.22%) Ruby
6 8 (14.81%) C++
6 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
7 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 6 (11.11%) VBA
7 6 (11.11%) VBScript
8 4 (7.41%) Java
9 2 (3.70%) C
10 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.70%) Telerik
5 1 (1.85%) QNX
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago