The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 45 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.52% 3.29% 2.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.20% 6.19% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 9
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £38,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
219 194 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 78.78% 53.15% 55.45%
Number of salaries quoted 201 170 153
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Devon region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Exeter +2 4 £31,750 -6.61%
Plymouth +3 2 £31,250 -21.87%
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Devon region with a requirement for VB.

1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 28 (87.50%) C#
3 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (71.88%) HTML
4 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
4 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
5 21 (65.63%) HTML5
5 21 (65.63%) Android
6 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (62.50%) MVC
7 15 (46.88%) SQL
8 13 (40.63%) SharePoint
9 11 (34.38%) PHP
9 11 (34.38%) Java
9 11 (34.38%) Web Services
9 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (34.38%) Apple iOS
10 10 (31.25%) jQuery
10 10 (31.25%) iPhone
10 10 (31.25%) TDD
10 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
11 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
11 9 (28.13%) C++
11 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (25.00%) CRM
13 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (21.88%) Relational Database

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 13 (40.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) DHCP
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) PPP
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
1 3 (9.38%) SSL
1 3 (9.38%) VoIP
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
1 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) RS-232
2 1 (3.13%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.13%) MS Access
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) AccuRev
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.13%) VisualSVN
General
1 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Law
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 25 (78.13%) .NET Developer
3 22 (68.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 22 (68.75%) C# Developer
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (34.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (31.25%) VB Developer
6 6 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior
7 5 (15.63%) Junior .NET Software Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior VB Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
2 23 (71.88%) HTML
3 21 (65.63%) HTML5
4 11 (34.38%) Web Services
5 10 (31.25%) jQuery
6 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (18.75%) WCF
8 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.25%) LINQ
10 1 (3.13%) Ajax
10 1 (3.13%) CSS
10 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
10 1 (3.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
10 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) iPhone
2 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.63%) User Experience
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (9.38%) EqualLogic
3 3 (9.38%) Replication
3 3 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Android
2 11 (34.38%) Apple iOS
3 5 (15.63%) Windows
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) MVC
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) TDD
4 8 (25.00%) CRM
5 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) Time Management
8 2 (6.25%) Android Development
8 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
8 2 (6.25%) Practice Management
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow Development
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.13%) Migration
9 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.13%) MVVM
9 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) C#
2 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) Java
4 11 (34.38%) PHP
5 9 (28.13%) C++
6 6 (18.75%) Delphi
7 5 (15.63%) Objective-C
7 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
8 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
10 2 (6.25%) Python
11 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) CCA
1 3 (9.38%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) MCSD
3 1 (3.13%) MCPD
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.38%) XenApp
1 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Citrix
2 3 (9.38%) Dell
2 3 (9.38%) HP
2 3 (9.38%) Sophos
2 3 (9.38%) Veeam
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Sun