The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 29 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 1.69% 1.30% 5.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 2.04% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £31,500 £14,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+117.24% -57.03%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
VB
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worthing region.

Programming Languages Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
67 49 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 56.78% 63.64% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67 49 13
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

VB
Salary Trend in Worthing

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Worthing region.

VB Salary Trend in Worthing

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Endeca
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Regular Expression
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Omniture
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) VBA

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) RUP
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Endeca
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Omniture