Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 124 130
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -43
Permanent jobs citing VB 20 31 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.95% 1.27% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 2.28% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 46
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £27,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.64% -24.14% +3.57%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £36,250 £46,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1287 1361 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 61.05% 55.89% 57.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1253 1352
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,100 £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 West Sussex

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 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
Gatwick +26 10 £26,000 -35.00%
Chichester - 3 £40,000 -
Crawley +18 2 £52,500 +90.91%
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VB.

1 15 (75.00%) C#
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (45.00%) CRM
5 6 (30.00%) SEO
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) Unix
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) UML
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 5 (25.00%) SOA
6 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Database Tuning
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (20.00%) C

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:

Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.00%) RavenDB
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (60.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (50.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (45.00%) C# Software Developer
5 9 (45.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 9 (45.00%) Excel Developer
5 9 (45.00%) Software Developer
5 9 (45.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Developer
7 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL Programmer
7 3 (15.00%) Programmer
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Programmer
8 2 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (15.00%) CSS3
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (45.00%) CRM
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) SEO
3 5 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 5 (25.00%) SOA
3 5 (25.00%) UML
3 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (20.00%) C
5 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft