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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 91 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
-30 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 22 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.68% 3.04% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 5.68% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £43,750
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
723 651 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 55.11% 53.54% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 648 613 529
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,650 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 - 9 £35,000 - 1
Gatwick - 6 £26,000 -
Crawley -22 4 £31,250 -26.47%
East Grinstead - 2 £36,250 -
Worthing +1 1 £42,500 +54.54% 1
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 21 (61.76%) .NET
3 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
4 15 (44.12%) MVC
5 14 (41.18%) VB.NET
6 13 (38.24%) Windows
7 12 (35.29%) C#
7 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 11 (32.35%) HTML
8 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
8 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
9 8 (23.53%) CSS
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (20.59%) SCCM
10 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.59%) Software Packaging
10 7 (20.59%) WPF
10 7 (20.59%) AdminStudio
10 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
10 7 (20.59%) Finance
10 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
11 6 (17.65%) Spring.NET
11 6 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (17.65%) Web Application Development
11 6 (17.65%) Unity DI Container
11 6 (17.65%) WCF
11 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.65%) Scrum
11 6 (17.65%) WinForms
11 6 (17.65%) TDD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (11.76%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.94%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQLite
4 1 (2.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) AdminStudio
2 6 (17.65%) NUnit
2 6 (17.65%) MSTest
2 6 (17.65%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (17.65%) Moq
3 4 (11.76%) InstallShield
4 3 (8.82%) TestComplete
5 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Applications Packager
6 3 (8.82%) Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) SCCM Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Junior
8 1 (2.94%) Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
2 11 (32.35%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) CSS
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (20.59%) Software Packaging
4 7 (20.59%) WPF
5 6 (17.65%) WCF
5 6 (17.65%) Castle Windsor
5 6 (17.65%) Ninject
5 6 (17.65%) WinForms
5 6 (17.65%) Spring.NET
5 6 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (17.65%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (11.76%) jQuery
6 4 (11.76%) Application Packaging
7 3 (8.82%) XML
8 1 (2.94%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) MVC
2 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) TDD
3 6 (17.65%) Scrum
3 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (17.65%) Kanban
3 6 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (17.65%) MVVM
3 6 (17.65%) Web Application Development
4 5 (14.71%) SEO
4 5 (14.71%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) UML
5 3 (8.82%) Manual Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.94%) OO
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) VB.NET
3 12 (35.29%) C#
4 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
6 5 (14.71%) VB6
7 3 (8.82%) VBA
8 1 (2.94%) Lua
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago