The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 91 101
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10  
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.65% 1.80% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 2.94% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 11
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -27.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 708 782 614
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 65.80% 61.09% 51.25%
Number of salaries quoted 632 765 571
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

VB
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for VB in West Sussex

VB
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in West Sussex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in West Sussex

VB
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +3 3 £26,000 -32.90%
Chichester - 1 £40,000 - 1
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VB.

1 12 (70.59%) SQL
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Database Tuning
3 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
3 9 (52.94%) PL/SQL
3 9 (52.94%) Unix
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) UML
3 9 (52.94%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (52.94%) Client/Server
3 9 (52.94%) SOA
4 8 (47.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
4 8 (47.06%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) C#
6 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (29.41%) Web Application Development
7 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 3 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) RavenDB
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Programmer
3 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL Developer
4 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL Programmer
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Developer
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Programmer
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
6 3 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (17.65%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Excel Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
6 3 (17.65%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (23.53%) RESTful
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Client/Server
2 4 (23.53%) Tandem
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Unix
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Database Tuning
2 9 (52.94%) SOA
2 9 (52.94%) UML
3 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) Web Application Development
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) BPEL
6 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 3 (17.65%) SEO
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) PL/SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
4 7 (41.18%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Sun
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
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