The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 40 47
Rank change year-on-year -38 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 50 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.55% 5.92% 6.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 9.07% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 50 53
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 414 551 714
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 56.56% 65.28% 72.49%
Number of salaries quoted 382 495 630
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Brighton

VB
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for VB in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for VB.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Classic ASP
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 4 (50.00%) VB6
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Lead Web Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Applications Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (50.00%) Classic ASP
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB6
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET