The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 35 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 22 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 7.64% 2.56% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.91% 4.26% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 16
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
222 235 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 77.08% 60.26% 58.75%
Number of salaries quoted 187 202 214
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £37,500 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +1 11 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Plymouth +3 4 £32,500 +1.56%
Okehampton - 1 - -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (89.47%) SQL Server
3 29 (76.32%) C#
4 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
4 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET
5 25 (65.79%) MVC
5 25 (65.79%) HTML
6 24 (63.16%) HTML5
6 24 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (60.53%) Android
7 23 (60.53%) SQL
8 16 (42.11%) SharePoint
9 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
10 14 (36.84%) Web Services
10 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (34.21%) jQuery
12 12 (31.58%) iPhone
12 12 (31.58%) TDD
12 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
12 12 (31.58%) ITIL
12 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
13 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (28.95%) Apple iOS
13 11 (28.95%) RDBMS
13 11 (28.95%) PHP
13 11 (28.95%) Java
13 11 (28.95%) C++
14 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
15 8 (21.05%) T-SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) DHCP
1 4 (10.53%) DNS
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
1 4 (10.53%) LAN
1 4 (10.53%) PPP
1 4 (10.53%) SAN
1 4 (10.53%) SSL
1 4 (10.53%) VoIP
1 4 (10.53%) WAN
1 4 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) FTP
3 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 24 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
4 11 (28.95%) RDBMS
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) AccuRev
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 27 (71.05%) .NET Developer
3 25 (65.79%) C# .NET Developer
3 25 (65.79%) C# Developer
4 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (34.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (31.58%) SQL Developer
6 11 (28.95%) VB Developer
7 7 (18.42%) Software Developer
8 6 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Junior .NET Software Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Junior VB Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET
3 25 (65.79%) HTML
4 24 (63.16%) HTML5
5 14 (36.84%) Web Services
6 13 (34.21%) jQuery
7 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
9 6 (15.79%) WCF
10 3 (7.89%) XML
11 2 (5.26%) ODBC
11 2 (5.26%) WinForms
12 1 (2.63%) Ajax
12 1 (2.63%) CSS
12 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
12 1 (2.63%) LINQ
12 1 (2.63%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) iPhone
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (10.53%) EqualLogic
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
3 4 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (7.89%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.26%) AS400
5 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.26%) iSeries
6 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Android
2 11 (28.95%) Apple iOS
3 6 (15.79%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) MVC
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) ITIL
3 12 (31.58%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) Time Management
5 5 (13.16%) Android Development
5 5 (13.16%) CRM
5 5 (13.16%) iOS Development
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) ETL
6 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.26%) ERP
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.63%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) C#
2 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
3 23 (60.53%) SQL
4 11 (28.95%) C++
4 11 (28.95%) Java
4 11 (28.95%) PHP
5 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
7 5 (13.16%) Delphi
7 5 (13.16%) Objective-C
7 5 (13.16%) VB6
8 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
9 2 (5.26%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.79%) MCPD
3 4 (10.53%) CCA
3 4 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.26%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.53%) XenApp
1 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Sun
3 4 (10.53%) Citrix
3 4 (10.53%) Dell
3 4 (10.53%) HP
3 4 (10.53%) Sophos
3 4 (10.53%) Veeam
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) Infor
5 2 (5.26%) MAPICS
Exeter, Devon
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension, Training, Paid Overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago