The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 41 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.10% 6.29% 11.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.88% 10.06% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 29
Average salary £35,000 £32,375 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,625 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
246 179 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 63.57% 62.59% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 216 154 196
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
South West

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

VB
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Devon region.

VB Salary Trend in Devon

VB
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Devon

VB
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -12 6 £37,500 - 1
Newton Abbot - 1 - -
Barnstaple - 1 £20,000 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) C#
3 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
4 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 10 (41.67%) VB6
6 9 (37.50%) MVC
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (33.33%) Windows
8 7 (29.17%) Java
9 6 (25.00%) HTML
9 6 (25.00%) CSS
9 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.83%) XML
10 5 (20.83%) MS Office
11 4 (16.67%) jQuery
11 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (12.50%) TDD
12 3 (12.50%) JSON
12 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
12 3 (12.50%) WCF
12 3 (12.50%) WPF

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Summit
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) MS Access
5 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (8.33%) Moq
1 2 (8.33%) MSTest
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) NUnit
1 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Graduate
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) VB Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) XML
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) WCF
6 3 (12.50%) WPF
6 3 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 3 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (12.50%) HTML5
6 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (8.33%) WinForms
7 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.50%) W3C
2 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.17%) iPhone
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) MVC
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) TDD
3 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (12.50%) B2B
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) UML
4 2 (8.33%) OOP
4 2 (8.33%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) MVVM
4 2 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) VB6
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) Java
6 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (12.50%) C++
8 1 (4.17%) Ruby
8 1 (4.17%) Delphi
8 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO 14001
1 2 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Infragistics
3 2 (8.33%) JBoss
Devon
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, Half day on a Friday!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
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Salary: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago