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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 76 76
Rank change year-on-year -17 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.84% 2.63% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 3.98% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 20
Median salary £50,000 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.81% -19.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  

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 641 778 610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 60.07% 66.04% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 597 721 555
Median salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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
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 30 March 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
Chichester - 3 £42,500 - 1
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 26 (86.67%) .NET
2 24 (80.00%) SQL
3 21 (70.00%) C#
4 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (50.00%) RESTful
6 14 (46.67%) Web Services
7 12 (40.00%) SOAP
8 11 (36.67%) Degree
8 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
9 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
10 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle
11 7 (23.33%) HTML
12 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 6 (20.00%) Client/Server
12 6 (20.00%) SOA
12 6 (20.00%) Unix
12 6 (20.00%) Windows
12 6 (20.00%) UML
12 6 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (20.00%) MVC
12 6 (20.00%) Database Tuning
12 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
13 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 5 (16.67%) BDD

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 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 14 (46.67%) Junior
3 14 (46.67%) Junior Developer
4 13 (43.33%) Junior .NET Developer
5 11 (36.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (36.67%) C# Developer
6 10 (33.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 10 (33.33%) Junior C# Developer
7 6 (20.00%) Programmer
8 5 (16.67%) Analyst
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
10 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL Programmer
10 3 (10.00%) SQL Programmer
11 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
12 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
12 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) RESTful
3 14 (46.67%) Web Services
4 12 (40.00%) SOAP
5 7 (23.33%) HTML
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (13.33%) HTML5
9 3 (10.00%) CSS
9 3 (10.00%) jQuery
10 2 (6.67%) REST
10 2 (6.67%) XML
11 1 (3.33%) Ajax
11 1 (3.33%) DOM
11 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (16.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Unix
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 6 (20.00%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) SOA
3 6 (20.00%) UML
4 5 (16.67%) BDD
4 5 (16.67%) TDD
4 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 4 (13.33%) API Development
5 4 (13.33%) API Integration
6 3 (10.00%) BPEL
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) SQL
2 21 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.00%) C
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) VB6
6 2 (6.67%) VBScript
7 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) EMC
2 3 (10.00%) HP
2 3 (10.00%) Sun
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago