Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 83 49
Rank change year-on-year -19 -34 +76
Permanent jobs citing VB 41 49 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.87% 2.52% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.83% 3.87% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39 49 90
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,750 £67,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +20.00%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,447 1,267 1,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 66.04% 65.04% 57.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,235 1,126 1,055
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,875 £26,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in East Sussex

VB
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for VB in East Sussex

VB
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in East Sussex over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in East Sussex

VB
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -14 39 £40,000 -11.11%
Hove -4 1 £61,300 +44.24%
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for VB.

1 38 (92.68%) C#
2 36 (87.80%) SQL
3 34 (82.93%) .NET
3 34 (82.93%) OO
3 34 (82.93%) OOD
3 34 (82.93%) WCF
4 32 (78.05%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (78.05%) Visual Studio
4 32 (78.05%) ASP.NET
4 32 (78.05%) SOLID
5 14 (34.15%) Git (software)
6 13 (31.71%) F#
7 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
8 11 (26.83%) Continuous Deployment
8 11 (26.83%) Customer Requirements
8 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (26.83%) XSLT
8 11 (26.83%) TDD
8 11 (26.83%) Pair Programming
8 11 (26.83%) QA
8 11 (26.83%) Integration Testing
9 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
10 5 (12.20%) Python
10 5 (12.20%) C++
10 5 (12.20%) Java
11 4 (9.76%) MATLAB
12 3 (7.32%) Machine Learning

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (4.88%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.44%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.44%) DHCP
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (78.05%) Visual Studio
2 14 (34.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (82.93%) .NET Developer
1 34 (82.93%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (19.51%) C# Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Graduate
6 1 (2.44%) Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior
6 1 (2.44%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) .NET
1 34 (82.93%) WCF
2 32 (78.05%) ASP.NET
3 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (26.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) OO
1 34 (82.93%) OOD
2 32 (78.05%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (78.05%) SOLID
3 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (26.83%) Continuous Deployment
4 11 (26.83%) Customer Requirements
4 11 (26.83%) Integration Testing
4 11 (26.83%) Pair Programming
4 11 (26.83%) TDD
4 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
5 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.32%) Biology
6 3 (7.32%) Chemistry
6 3 (7.32%) Linear Regression
6 3 (7.32%) Machine Learning
6 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.32%) Physics
6 3 (7.32%) Process Improvement
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) C#
2 36 (87.80%) SQL
3 13 (31.71%) F#
4 5 (12.20%) C++
4 5 (12.20%) Java
4 5 (12.20%) Python
5 4 (9.76%) MATLAB
6 3 (7.32%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) R
7 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
1 3 (7.32%) Numerate Degree
1 3 (7.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle
1 1 (2.44%) Perforce
1 1 (2.44%) Veeam
1 1 (2.44%) VMware