Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 57 124
Rank change year-on-year -22 +67 -76
Permanent jobs citing VB 61 77 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.92% 3.81% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.44% 6.77% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 59 72 27
East Sussex 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 £30,750
90th Percentile £51,750 £70,000 £47,500
South East median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +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 1375 1138 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 65.88% 56.36% 65.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1004 1229
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -22 59 £45,000 - 3
Hove -6 2 £42,500 +7.59%
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for VB.

1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (91.80%) C#
3 54 (88.52%) SQL
4 51 (83.61%) ASP.NET
5 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
6 31 (50.82%) SQL Server
7 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (45.90%) WCF
8 28 (45.90%) Visual Studio
8 28 (45.90%) OO
8 28 (45.90%) OOD
8 28 (45.90%) SOLID
9 27 (44.26%) CSS
9 27 (44.26%) HTML
9 27 (44.26%) jQuery
9 27 (44.26%) JSON
9 27 (44.26%) VB6
10 26 (42.62%) AngularJS
10 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (36.07%) Web Development
11 22 (36.07%) VBScript
11 22 (36.07%) Classic ASP
12 21 (34.43%) T-SQL
12 21 (34.43%) .NET Framework
12 21 (34.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (34.43%) Entity Framework
12 21 (34.43%) CSS3
12 21 (34.43%) HTML5
13 8 (13.11%) Degree
14 7 (11.48%) Customer Requirements

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 6 (9.84%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (45.90%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (100.00%) Developer
2 37 (60.66%) .NET Developer
3 28 (45.90%) C# Developer
4 22 (36.07%) C# Web Developer
4 22 (36.07%) Web Developer
5 21 (34.43%) HTML Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.20%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) VB Developer
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (1.64%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (1.64%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.64%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (83.61%) ASP.NET
3 28 (45.90%) WCF
4 27 (44.26%) CSS
4 27 (44.26%) HTML
4 27 (44.26%) jQuery
4 27 (44.26%) JSON
5 26 (42.62%) AngularJS
5 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (36.07%) Classic ASP
7 21 (34.43%) .NET Framework
7 21 (34.43%) CSS3
7 21 (34.43%) Entity Framework
7 21 (34.43%) HTML5
7 21 (34.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (9.84%) Ajax
8 6 (9.84%) XML
9 5 (8.20%) React
9 5 (8.20%) XSLT
10 3 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
1 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) OO
2 28 (45.90%) OOD
2 28 (45.90%) SOLID
3 22 (36.07%) Web Development
4 7 (11.48%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
6 5 (8.20%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (8.20%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.20%) TDD
7 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.92%) Change Management
8 3 (4.92%) Pair Programming
8 3 (4.92%) Process Improvement
9 2 (3.28%) Cross-Platform Development
10 1 (1.64%) Acceptance Criteria
10 1 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement Process
10 1 (1.64%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 56 (91.80%) C#
2 54 (88.52%) SQL
3 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
4 27 (44.26%) VB6
5 22 (36.07%) VBScript
6 21 (34.43%) T-SQL
7 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.56%) F#
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft