Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 50 103
Rank change year-on-year -23 +53 -59
Permanent jobs citing VB 60 69 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.35% 4.20% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.80% 7.62% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 58 64 26
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £36,750 £22,000 £27,875
90th Percentile £51,750 £70,000 £47,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1251 905 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 69.77% 55.12% 67.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 784 1032
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +3.80%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

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

VB
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Brighton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (91.67%) SQL
3 54 (90.00%) C#
4 49 (81.67%) ASP.NET
5 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
6 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (48.33%) SQL Server
7 28 (46.67%) HTML
7 28 (46.67%) CSS
7 28 (46.67%) Visual Studio
7 28 (46.67%) OO
7 28 (46.67%) OOD
7 28 (46.67%) VB6
7 28 (46.67%) WCF
7 28 (46.67%) SOLID
8 27 (45.00%) AngularJS
9 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (41.67%) jQuery
10 25 (41.67%) JSON
11 22 (36.67%) Web Development
11 22 (36.67%) Classic ASP
11 22 (36.67%) VBScript
12 21 (35.00%) T-SQL
12 21 (35.00%) .NET Framework
12 21 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (35.00%) HTML5
12 21 (35.00%) Entity Framework
12 21 (35.00%) CSS3
13 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
13 7 (11.67%) Customer Requirements

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 4 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (48.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 26 (43.33%) C# Developer
4 22 (36.67%) C# Web Developer
4 22 (36.67%) Web Developer
5 21 (35.00%) HTML Developer
6 6 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) VB Developer
8 1 (1.67%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (1.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Developer
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (81.67%) ASP.NET
3 28 (46.67%) CSS
3 28 (46.67%) HTML
3 28 (46.67%) WCF
4 27 (45.00%) AngularJS
5 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (41.67%) jQuery
6 25 (41.67%) JSON
7 22 (36.67%) Classic ASP
8 21 (35.00%) .NET Framework
8 21 (35.00%) CSS3
8 21 (35.00%) Entity Framework
8 21 (35.00%) HTML5
8 21 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (10.00%) React
10 5 (8.33%) XSLT
11 4 (6.67%) Ajax
11 4 (6.67%) XML
12 3 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
1 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (46.67%) OO
2 28 (46.67%) OOD
2 28 (46.67%) SOLID
3 22 (36.67%) Web Development
4 7 (11.67%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.33%) TDD
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.00%) Change Management
8 3 (5.00%) Pair Programming
8 3 (5.00%) Process Improvement
9 2 (3.33%) Cross-Platform Development
10 1 (1.67%) Acceptance Criteria
10 1 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
10 1 (1.67%) Issue Tracking
10 1 (1.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (91.67%) SQL
2 54 (90.00%) C#
3 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 28 (46.67%) VB6
5 22 (36.67%) VBScript
6 21 (35.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.67%) F#
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft