The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 72 98 74
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Permanent jobs citing VB 39 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.79% 1.18% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.38% 2.17% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 19
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
725 783 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 51.90% 54.22% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 633 676 539
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 12 £31,250 -
Crawley +26 11 £45,500 +40.00% 1
Horsham -13 7 £25,000 -25.92%
Worthing +6 6 £27,500 -40.86% 2
Chichester +15 3 £35,000 +7.69%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 49 (64.47%) SQL
2 37 (48.68%) C#
3 32 (42.11%) .NET
4 24 (31.58%) VB.NET
5 21 (27.63%) VB6
6 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 18 (23.68%) VBScript
7 18 (23.68%) HP
8 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
8 17 (22.37%) PHP
8 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (19.74%) Project Management
9 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
9 15 (19.74%) ISEB
9 15 (19.74%) QuickTest Pro
9 15 (19.74%) E-Commerce
9 15 (19.74%) ISTQB
9 15 (19.74%) Test Automation
9 15 (19.74%) HP Quality Center
10 14 (18.42%) NoSQL
10 14 (18.42%) Oracle
11 13 (17.11%) Finance
11 13 (17.11%) Test Scripting
12 11 (14.47%) Web Services
12 11 (14.47%) Windows
13 10 (13.16%) Scrum
14 8 (10.53%) Linux
15 7 (9.21%) MS Access
15 7 (9.21%) CSS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (3.95%) IIS
2 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) Documentum
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) SAN
1 5 (6.58%) IP Telephony
1 5 (6.58%) Firewall
2 3 (3.95%) LDAP
2 3 (3.95%) VPN
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) DHCP
4 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.32%) Extranet
4 1 (1.32%) Intranet
4 1 (1.32%) DNS
4 1 (1.32%) Modbus
4 1 (1.32%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.42%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.21%) MS Access
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.63%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.32%) DTS
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (9.21%) JIRA
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.63%) Toad
4 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.63%) Back Office
3 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.63%) Electronics
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.63%) Military
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Analyst
2 19 (25.00%) Developer
3 13 (17.11%) Technical Analyst
4 12 (15.79%) Business Analyst
5 11 (14.47%) Analyst Programmer
5 11 (14.47%) Programmer
5 11 (14.47%) Test Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) Technical Business Analyst
6 10 (13.16%) Test Automation Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) .NET Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 7 (9.21%) VB Programmer
7 7 (9.21%) Senior Programmer
7 7 (9.21%) VB Analyst Programmer
8 6 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Web Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Senior VB Analyst Programmer
10 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) .NET
2 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (14.47%) Web Services
4 7 (9.21%) CSS
5 5 (6.58%) HTML
6 4 (5.26%) jQuery
7 2 (2.63%) CakePHP
7 2 (2.63%) XML
8 1 (1.32%) DCOM
8 1 (1.32%) Classic ASP
8 1 (1.32%) ActiveX
8 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.32%) Qt
8 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) EqualLogic
2 3 (3.95%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) SCADA
4 1 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Windows
2 8 (10.53%) Linux
3 5 (6.58%) Mac OS
4 3 (3.95%) UNIX
5 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.74%) Project Management
2 15 (19.74%) E-Commerce
2 15 (19.74%) Test Automation
3 13 (17.11%) Test Scripting
4 10 (13.16%) Scrum
5 4 (5.26%) BDD
5 4 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (5.26%) ATDD
5 4 (5.26%) TDD
6 3 (3.95%) CRM
6 3 (3.95%) Change Control
7 2 (2.63%) Communications Security
7 2 (2.63%) Information Management
7 2 (2.63%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.63%) Workflow
7 2 (2.63%) Information Security
7 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 49 (64.47%) SQL
2 37 (48.68%) C#
3 24 (31.58%) VB.NET
4 21 (27.63%) VB6
5 18 (23.68%) VBScript
6 17 (22.37%) PHP
7 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.58%) VBA
8 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.63%) C
10 2 (2.63%) Java
10 2 (2.63%) C++
10 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.32%) Lua
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) ISEB
1 15 (19.74%) ISTQB
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.58%) MCSE
3 5 (6.58%) MCSA
3 5 (6.58%) VCP5
3 5 (6.58%) JNCIS
3 5 (6.58%) MCDST
3 5 (6.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (19.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (23.68%) HP
2 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
3 14 (18.42%) Oracle
4 6 (7.89%) VMware
5 5 (6.58%) Dell
5 5 (6.58%) Juniper
5 5 (6.58%) Mitel
5 5 (6.58%) WatchGuard
6 3 (3.95%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.95%) ProCurve
7 2 (2.63%) Northgate
7 2 (2.63%) Citrix
7 2 (2.63%) Cognos
7 2 (2.63%) SAP
8 1 (1.32%) QNX
8 1 (1.32%) Wonderware
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