Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 84 103
Rank change year-on-year +13 +19 -53
Permanent jobs citing VB 69 40 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.50% 2.25% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.25% 4.38% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 46
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £38,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £64,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,315 913 1,353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 66.79% 51.32% 64.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,221 816 1,187
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,450
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

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
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 15 January 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 69 £45,000 +2.86% 2
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 15 January 2018, 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 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (92.75%) SQL
3 62 (89.86%) C#
4 57 (82.61%) ASP.NET
5 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (53.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 36 (52.17%) WCF
6 36 (52.17%) Visual Studio
6 36 (52.17%) OO
6 36 (52.17%) OOD
6 36 (52.17%) SOLID
7 33 (47.83%) JavaScript
8 30 (43.48%) SQL Server
9 29 (42.03%) HTML
9 29 (42.03%) CSS
9 29 (42.03%) VB6
10 28 (40.58%) AngularJS
11 25 (36.23%) JSON
11 25 (36.23%) jQuery
12 22 (31.88%) Web Development
12 22 (31.88%) Classic ASP
12 22 (31.88%) VBScript
13 21 (30.43%) T-SQL
13 21 (30.43%) .NET Framework
13 21 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (30.43%) HTML5
13 21 (30.43%) Entity Framework
13 21 (30.43%) CSS3
14 17 (24.64%) Test Automation
14 17 (24.64%) Continuous Integration

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 4 (5.80%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (52.17%) Visual Studio
2 16 (23.19%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (5.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (100.00%) Developer
2 33 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 28 (40.58%) C# Developer
4 22 (31.88%) C# Web Developer
4 22 (31.88%) Web Developer
5 21 (30.43%) HTML Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.14%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) VB Developer
9 1 (1.45%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (1.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (82.61%) ASP.NET
3 37 (53.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 36 (52.17%) WCF
5 29 (42.03%) CSS
5 29 (42.03%) HTML
6 28 (40.58%) AngularJS
7 25 (36.23%) jQuery
7 25 (36.23%) JSON
8 22 (31.88%) Classic ASP
9 21 (30.43%) .NET Framework
9 21 (30.43%) CSS3
9 21 (30.43%) Entity Framework
9 21 (30.43%) HTML5
9 21 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (23.19%) XSLT
11 7 (10.14%) React
12 4 (5.80%) Ajax
12 4 (5.80%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (5.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Windows
1 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.17%) OO
2 36 (52.17%) OOD
2 36 (52.17%) SOLID
3 22 (31.88%) Web Development
4 17 (24.64%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (24.64%) Customer Requirements
4 17 (24.64%) Test Automation
5 16 (23.19%) Continuous Deployment
5 16 (23.19%) Integration Testing
5 16 (23.19%) TDD
6 13 (18.84%) Pair Programming
7 12 (17.39%) Process Improvement
8 4 (5.80%) Change Management
8 4 (5.80%) Cross-Platform Development
8 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.45%) Acceptance Criteria
9 1 (1.45%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 1 (1.45%) Issue Tracking
9 1 (1.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (92.75%) SQL
2 62 (89.86%) C#
3 33 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 29 (42.03%) VB6
5 22 (31.88%) VBScript
6 21 (30.43%) T-SQL
7 13 (18.84%) F#
8 8 (11.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft