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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 72 70 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Permanent jobs citing VB 25 23 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.29% 2.10% 4.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 3.91% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 67
Average salary £45,000 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,250 £47,500
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
541 588 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 49.54% 53.65% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 497 526 683
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +14 18 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Gatwick -1 3 £42,500 -
Horsham -9 2 £28,965 -17.24%
Worthing +4 1 £40,000 +90.47%
East Grinstead +2 1 - -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 39 (60.94%) .NET
2 38 (59.38%) SQL
3 33 (51.56%) C#
4 28 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 28 (43.75%) VB6
5 24 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (25.00%) Finance
8 15 (23.44%) VB.NET
9 14 (21.88%) HTML
9 14 (21.88%) CSS
10 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
10 13 (20.31%) Oracle
11 12 (18.75%) OO
12 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (12.50%) Service Management
13 8 (12.50%) MS Access
13 8 (12.50%) Business Objects
13 8 (12.50%) VBA
13 8 (12.50%) C++
14 7 (10.94%) VBScript
14 7 (10.94%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (10.94%) ITIL
14 7 (10.94%) Publishing
14 7 (10.94%) Workflow
14 7 (10.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 6 (9.38%) SharePoint

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (9.38%) SharePoint
1 6 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) MS Access
3 7 (10.94%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.56%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.56%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.56%) Selenium
2 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Publishing
3 4 (6.25%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.56%) Games
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 38 (59.38%) Analyst
2 30 (46.88%) Developer
3 14 (21.88%) VB Developer
3 14 (21.88%) VB6 Developer
4 13 (20.31%) Analyst Developer
4 13 (20.31%) Analyst Programmer
4 13 (20.31%) Programmer
4 13 (20.31%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Senior Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Report Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Data Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) .NET Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Systems Support
9 5 (7.81%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Systems Support Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (60.94%) .NET
2 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 14 (21.88%) CSS
3 14 (21.88%) HTML
4 2 (3.13%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (3.13%) XML
4 2 (3.13%) XSLT
4 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.56%) jQuery
5 1 (1.56%) Ajax
5 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) SCADA
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 12 (18.75%) OO
3 8 (12.50%) Service Management
4 7 (10.94%) ITIL
4 7 (10.94%) Workflow
5 6 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
6 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) CRM
7 4 (6.25%) Web Development
8 3 (4.69%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (4.69%) MVC
8 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.13%) UML
9 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.56%) Analytics
10 1 (1.56%) Data Architecture
10 1 (1.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (59.38%) SQL
2 33 (51.56%) C#
3 28 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 28 (43.75%) VB6
4 15 (23.44%) VB.NET
5 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
6 8 (12.50%) C++
6 8 (12.50%) VBA
7 7 (10.94%) VBScript
8 4 (6.25%) C
9 2 (3.13%) Java
10 1 (1.56%) PHP
10 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.81%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.31%) Oracle
3 8 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) Orchard
4 1 (1.56%) Omniture
4 1 (1.56%) Google
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago