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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 27 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 0.88% - 6.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% - 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 10
Average salary £27,500 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
65 41 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 57.02% 63.08% 54.80%
Number of salaries quoted 56 40 79
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) DCOM
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) ActiveX
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Mitel
2 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (40.00%) MCDST
2 2 (40.00%) SCADA
2 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Network Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) DCOM
1 2 (40.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) SCADA
1 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) SEO
1 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
1 2 (40.00%) MCDST
1 2 (40.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Mitel
1 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
1 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (20.00%) Omniture
2 1 (20.00%) Google