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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 93 71 100
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +29
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 38 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.10% 2.80% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 5.73% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 16
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
616 663 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 51.90% 48.93% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 580 587 679
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,920 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 6 £35,500 -
Crawley -12 3 £39,000 -13.33%
Chichester -2 2 £33,125 -5.35% 1
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (84.21%) SQL
2 30 (78.95%) .NET
3 29 (76.32%) C#
4 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
5 22 (57.89%) VB.NET
6 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
7 18 (47.37%) HTML
7 18 (47.37%) MVC
8 17 (44.74%) CSS
9 15 (39.47%) Marketing
10 12 (31.58%) VB6
11 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
12 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
12 9 (23.68%) Oracle
12 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL
13 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
14 5 (13.16%) Windows
15 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
15 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
15 4 (10.53%) VBScript
15 4 (10.53%) AdminStudio
15 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
15 4 (10.53%) Software Packaging
15 4 (10.53%) Umbraco
15 4 (10.53%) SCCM
15 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
16 3 (7.89%) Application Packaging
16 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
16 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
16 3 (7.89%) InstallShield

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (10.53%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.63%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) MS Access
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) AdminStudio
2 3 (7.89%) InstallShield
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (39.47%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Web Developer
3 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Web Designer
3 10 (26.32%) Programmer
3 10 (26.32%) .NET Designer
3 10 (26.32%) Designer
4 9 (23.68%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (15.79%) VB Programmer
5 6 (15.79%) Software Programmer
5 6 (15.79%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Report Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.89%) VB6 Developer
7 3 (7.89%) VB Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.89%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) .NET
2 18 (47.37%) HTML
3 17 (44.74%) CSS
4 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.53%) Software Packaging
6 3 (7.89%) Application Packaging
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.26%) Regular Expression
7 2 (5.26%) jQuery
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.63%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (2.63%) Web Services
8 1 (2.63%) XML
8 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) CPLD
2 1 (2.63%) Physics
2 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.63%) VHDL
2 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) MVC
2 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
3 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) UML
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) SQL
2 29 (76.32%) C#
3 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
4 22 (57.89%) VB.NET
5 12 (31.58%) VB6
6 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL
7 4 (10.53%) VBScript
7 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.26%) C++
9 1 (2.63%) C
9 1 (2.63%) VC++
9 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Endeca
4 1 (2.63%) Altera
4 1 (2.63%) Xilinx
4 1 (2.63%) QNX
4 1 (2.63%) EMC
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American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Real Time Information Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago