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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 46 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.16% 5.65% 6.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.29% 10.05% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 20
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.36%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
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
227 209 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 59.74% 56.18% 68.99%
Number of salaries quoted 198 189 202
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 -2 5 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Tavistock - 3 £32,000 - 1
Plymouth - 2 £32,000 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) C#
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
1 20 (95.24%) ASP.NET
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
3 18 (85.71%) MVC
4 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
5 13 (61.90%) HTML
6 10 (47.62%) SQL
6 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (47.62%) HTML5
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 8 (38.10%) MS Office
9 7 (33.33%) Web Services
9 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 7 (33.33%) TDD
10 6 (28.57%) jQuery
10 6 (28.57%) WCF
11 5 (23.81%) SOAP
11 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
11 5 (23.81%) REST
11 5 (23.81%) Android
11 5 (23.81%) iPhone
12 4 (19.05%) Time Management
12 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
12 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
12 4 (19.05%) Windows
12 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (19.05%) ITIL
12 4 (19.05%) PHP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
1 20 (95.24%) .NET Developer
1 20 (95.24%) ASP.NET Developer
2 18 (85.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 18 (85.71%) C# Developer
2 18 (85.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) VB Developer
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Software Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
1 20 (95.24%) ASP.NET
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
3 10 (47.62%) HTML5
4 7 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (28.57%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) WCF
6 5 (23.81%) SOAP
6 5 (23.81%) REST
7 1 (4.76%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Android
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) MVC
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Time Management
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) Delphi
5 3 (14.29%) VB6
6 1 (4.76%) VBScript
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tavistock, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago