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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 92 94 73
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 26 13 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.17% 1.11% 2.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% 2.11% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 36
Median salary £27,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.53% +1.42%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
787 615 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 65.69% 52.34% 48.82%
Number of salaries quoted 750 579 587
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +3 10 £27,500 -29.48% 1
Gatwick - 6 £37,500 -
East Grinstead - 2 £38,750 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 49 (94.23%) .NET
2 43 (82.69%) C#
3 42 (80.77%) ASP.NET
4 38 (73.08%) VB.NET
5 30 (57.69%) SQL Server
6 27 (51.92%) .NET Framework
7 26 (50.00%) SQL
8 25 (48.08%) Degree
8 25 (48.08%) Computer Science
9 24 (46.15%) VB6
9 24 (46.15%) MVC
10 22 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (36.54%) TDD
12 19 (36.54%) Ruby
12 19 (36.54%) BDD
12 19 (36.54%) NoSQL
12 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
12 19 (36.54%) Node.js
12 19 (36.54%) Web Application Development
12 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (36.54%) WCF
12 19 (36.54%) RESTful
12 19 (36.54%) SQL Server 2014
12 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 18 (34.62%) PL/SQL
14 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
15 16 (30.77%) HTML
16 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
17 13 (25.00%) MS Excel

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 19 (36.54%) Node.js
2 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (11.54%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 19 (36.54%) NoSQL
2 19 (36.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
2 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (11.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) Developer
2 34 (65.38%) .NET Developer
3 31 (59.62%) Junior
4 30 (57.69%) Junior .NET Developer
4 30 (57.69%) Junior Developer
5 19 (36.54%) Graduate
5 19 (36.54%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 19 (36.54%) Graduate Developer
6 9 (17.31%) Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) IT Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) IT Support
7 6 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Support Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Software Support Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Excel Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Financial Analyst
10 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (94.23%) .NET
2 42 (80.77%) ASP.NET
3 27 (51.92%) .NET Framework
4 22 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (36.54%) RESTful
5 19 (36.54%) WCF
6 16 (30.77%) HTML
7 12 (23.08%) CSS
8 4 (7.69%) jQuery
8 4 (7.69%) XML
9 2 (3.85%) Ajax
9 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (3.85%) Entity Framework
9 2 (3.85%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (48.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.54%) Chemistry
2 6 (11.54%) Mathematics
2 6 (11.54%) Physics
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
1 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
1 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) MVC
2 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (36.54%) BDD
3 19 (36.54%) TDD
3 19 (36.54%) Web Application Development
4 12 (23.08%) Web Development
5 6 (11.54%) CRM
6 5 (9.62%) UML
7 4 (7.69%) ERP
8 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.85%) OO
9 2 (3.85%) OOP
9 2 (3.85%) Scrum
10 1 (1.92%) Line Management
10 1 (1.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 43 (82.69%) C#
2 38 (73.08%) VB.NET
3 26 (50.00%) SQL
4 24 (46.15%) VB6
5 19 (36.54%) Ruby
6 18 (34.62%) PL/SQL
7 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
8 13 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 12 (23.08%) VBScript
10 8 (15.38%) C
11 3 (5.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.85%) Telerik
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