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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 36 79
Rank change year-on-year -34 +43  
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 59 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.02% 6.67% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 10.91% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 59 19
Median salary £33,500 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.94% -15.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

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 463 541 647
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 67.39% 61.13% 72.29%
Number of salaries quoted 387 459 533
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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

VB
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Brighton over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (58.33%) VBScript
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) Classic ASP
3 7 (58.33%) VB6
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (58.33%) JSON
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
3 7 (58.33%) CSS3
3 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) OOD
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (33.33%) SOLID
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
6 1 (8.33%) MVC

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 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Web Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Applications Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Applications Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Architect
4 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Lead Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Lead Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Web Applications Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Web Architect
5 3 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (25.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (58.33%) Classic ASP
3 7 (58.33%) CSS3
3 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) JSON
3 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) OO
1 4 (33.33%) OOD
1 4 (33.33%) SOLID
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (58.33%) VB6
3 7 (58.33%) VBScript
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago